James Aaron Thompson

August 23, 1982 - May 17, 2020
James Aaron Thompson


James Aaron Thompson
SUNRISE August 23, 1982 – SUNSET May 17, 2020

On May 17, 2020 in Wilmington NC, James Aaron Thompson joined in Heaven his parents Wendy and Toby, his adored sister Patricia, and his beloved grandmothers Becky and Francis.

He leaves many loved ones to cherish his memories including: Wife Nikki Fairfax, his 4 sons
James Riley, Elijah Dale, Benjamin Joel, and Noah Xavier and their mother Heather, his only daughter Aisha, his little sister and best friend Felicia, little sisters Nicole and Jennifer, little brother William, Cherished Aunt Lynn and Uncle Dean, Special niece Tiara and special friend Daron and Ida. James Aaron made everyone family, many aunts, uncles, and cousins, To many to name them all! He is loved and will be missed!

*God saw the road was getting rough, the hill was hard to climb, He gently closed his loving eyes and whispered “Peace be Thine.” The weary hours and the days of pain, The sleepless nights have passed. The ever patient worn out frame has found sweet rest at last.

A memorial service will be conducted 3:00 PM Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

Please share memories and condolences with the family by clicking on the “Post a Condolence” tab below.

Family and friends can also offer support by contributing to the memorial funds established in James Thompson’s name at Treasured Memories Community Funding (Celebrating James’s Life)

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S.41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099.

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  • July 14, 2022
    james martin says:
    I miss you dad. still cry sometimes thinking about how i'll never see you again

  • May 22, 2020
    DeAnn says:
    This is unreal to me. I love you and miss you more. RIP BUBBA James. Until we meet again

  • September 13, 2020
    Brandi Beckworth lit a candle:
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  • September 12, 2020
    Brandi Beckworth says:
    I could not believe u were gone when I found out. It hit me like a ton of bricks. My only brother, gone. I love you James Aaron. You will always be apart of me and forever in my memories. I'll always be your B-Wine. Tell uncle Toby I said I miss and love him too. Fly high sweet angel. Your finally home and back with the other angels that were taken way too soon. Watch over the boys and your sister. I love you always and forever