A funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 20 from North Cheraw Baptist Church.
Born in Wadesboro, N.C., Mr. Simpson was a son of Bernie and Joyce Jordan Simpson. He was a carpenter and member of North Cheraw Baptist Church. Burial followed in Chatham Hill Memorial Gardens.
Surviving are his wife, Yvonne Wallace Simpson of the home; two sons, Matthew Simpson of Greenville, N.C., and Brent (Heather) Sweatt of Cheraw; two daughters, Liza (Steve) McLendon and Stacey (Chris) Jones all of Cheraw; a brother, Bernie (Sylvia) Simpson Jr. of Cheraw; a sister, Rita (Carl) Forman of Cheraw; his parents of Cheraw; and three grandchildren, Hayes, Grant and Sydney.
Arrangements were entrusted to Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home.