James Thompson, 61, of Mount Vernon passed away at 1:32 A.M., Thursday, July 23 at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mount Vernon. There will be no Funeral Service. Per his wishes, Mr. Thompson will be cremated. Friends of the James Thompson Family may call from 5 to 7:00 P.M. Saturday, July 25 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information or to send online condolences.