I would request obits for both John and Rachel from Random Acts http://www.raogk.org/listing.htmhttp://www.raogk.org/listing.htm Click on Texas Click on H Scroll down page to Harris for volunteer.
Do you know names of John’s siblings, if any?
Name: John Robert Thompson Death Date: 03 Oct 1959 Death Place: Houston, Harris, Texas Gender: Male Race: White Death Age: 75 years Estimated Birth Date: Birth Date: 27 Dec 1883 Birthplace: Dennison, Texas Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Father's Name: W U Thompson Father's Birthplace: Mother's Name: Amelia A Reed Mother's Birthplace: Occupation: Engineer Place of Residence: Cemetery: Garden of Gethsemane Burial Place: Burial Date: 06 Oct 1959 Additional Relatives: X Film Number: 2115989 Digital Film Number: 4165962 Image Number: 1458 Reference Number: item 3 cn 55917 Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 NOTE: Informant Mrs. Rachel B. Thompson
Name: Rachel B Thompson Death Date: 30 Nov 1976 Death Place: Houston, Harris, Texas, United States Gender: Female Race: White Death Age: 86 years Estimated Birth Date: Birth Date: 05 Aug 1890 Birthplace: Texas Marital Status: Spouse's Name: Father's Name: C P Burt Father's Birthplace: Mother's Name: Mother's Birthplace: Occupation: Place of Residence: Cemetery: Burial Place: Burial Date: Additional Relatives: Film Number: 2243986 Digital Film Number: 4005516 Image Number: 00535 Reference Number: 93900 Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
1930 Census Name: John R Thompson Home in 1930: Houston, Harris, Texas Age: 47 Estimated birth year: abt 1883 Birthplace: Texas Relation to Head of House: Head Spouse's name: Rachel B Race: White Household members 1. John R Thompson 47 Rachel B Thompson 39 Alvin E Thompson 21 George W Thompson 20 Thelma M Thompson 18 Arthur A Thompson 16 Edward J Thompson 15 Lester A Thompson 12