Jean Simpson

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Jean Simpson, 87, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, at the General Baptist Nursing Home of Piggott.

Jean was born in Boydsville, Ark., on Monday, June 24, 1929, to Taft and Eva (Holifield) Bradberry. She married Orlie L. Simpson on June 28, 1948, and he preceded her in death on February 7, 2008.

Jean worked as a bookkeeper for the South Eastern Indiana Gas Company. She was a member of the Church of Christ, and enjoyed playing cards, shopping and crocheting.

She is survived by her sons, Larry (Barbara) Simpson and Stephen Simpson, both of Piggott. She was preceded in death by her husband, Orlie Simpson; a brother, James Dean Bradberry and a granddaughter, Lisa Simpson.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 24,, in the South Park Cemetery, Greensburg, Ind., with Pastor Carl Burns officiating.

Memorial may be made to Childrens Home Inc., 5515 Walcott Road, Paragould, Ark., 72450.

Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home, Milan, Ind., was entrusted with the arrangments.

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