With sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home of Ocilla Georgia announces the death and funeral services for the late Mr. Eddie Lamar Simpson of 318 South Grant Street apt. 303, Fitzgerald Georgia. Mr. Simpson entered into eternal rest at his home in Fitzgerald, on Sunday December 3, 2017 surrounded by his family and friends. Born June 24, 1944, to the late Mr. Howard Simpson Sr. and Mrs. Nora Lane Simpson in Ocilla Irwin county Georgia. Mr. Simpson is survived by his loving and devoted wife: Mrs. Patricia Smith Simpson of Fitzgerald, Georgia. Their children: Mr. Shawn Simpson of Carol City Fla., Mr. Sammie Smith and Ms. Decarlo Smith both of Atlanta Georgia, Ms. Kathryn Smith of Ocilla, Georgia, and Ms. Latoya Smith of Tifton Georgia. One sister Minister Mary Hightower of Miami Fla. Two brothers Mr. Billy Simpson of Tifton Georgia and Mr. Howard Simpson Jr. of Newark New Jersey. His mother in law: Mrs. Rosa Lee McCray of Snellville Georgia. Brother and sister in laws: Ms. Virginia Smith of Ocilla Georgia, Mrs. Sharon Holley of Tifton Georgia, Mr. Sammie Smith of Indianapolis Indiana, Mr. Johnny Brown of Snellville Georgia, and Mr. Thomas Smith of Tifton Georgia. Mr. Simpson also leaves a host of nieces, nephews cousins relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Eddie Lamar Simpson will be held on Sunday December 10, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. from the chapel of the Davis funeral home 301 north Oak street Ocilla Georgia with the Rev. J. Johnson officiating.
Mr. Simpson will lie in state at the Davis funeral home Saturday1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour. The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements.
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