Mr. Thomasson was a member of Southland Baptist Temple in Paducah and retired as captain of the Paducah Fire Department.
Survivors include his wife, Catherine “Betty” Slagle Thomasson; one daughter, Linda Ann Ingram of Freelandville, Ind.; one son, Marion “Bud” Louis Thomasson Jr. of Sevierville; six sisters, Mary Louise Edwards, Martha Lucille Hines and Mildred Ray, all of Paducah, Sandra Jean Boulton of La Center, Ky. and Geraldine Nall and Patricia Whalen, both of Memphis, Tenn. and five brothers, Arvel James Thomasson of Cleveland, Tenn., Harold Thomasson of Norfolk, Va., Eddie Thomasson of Paducah, Billy Thomasson of Hawaii and Ricky Thomasson of Metropolis; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ollie James and Mildred Nelson Thomasson.
Funeral service was held Tuesday at Milner & Orr Funeral Home in Paducah with Rev. Jimmy Franks officiating.
Burial followed at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Southland Baptist Temple Mission Team, 927 Yarbro Lane, Paducah, KY 42003.