Priscilla Evelyn Simpson

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Priscilla "Evelyn" Simpson

1938 - 2018

Priscilla "Evelyn" Simpson, of Beckley, passed Sunday, September 2, 2018.
Born September 30, 1938 in Tams, WV, she was the daughter of the late Harrien and Naomi Branch Jackson.
Graduating from Byrd-Prillerman High School, Amigo, WV, she was united in holy matrimony to the love of her life, Thomas C. Simpson Jr., December 27, 1958. To this marriage three children were born.
A faithful 48 years, member of New Hope Baptist Church, she served as assistant finance secretary. Priscilla worked at Pine Lodge Nursing Home and Beckley College and retired from Beckley Hospital.
Also preceding in death are sisters, Marjorie Clark, Ruth Davis, Doretha Dodson and Allie Jackson and brothers, Harry and Walter Jackson.
Priscilla leaves to cherish her memories her faithful husband, Thomas "Juneboy"; daughter, Rosetta (Gregory) Claytor, sons Thomas (Michelle) and Eric (Sharlene); stepdaughter, Julie Y. (James) Mills; siblings, Harrien "June" Jackson and Tessie (Charles) Wade; grandchildren, Carnai, Sharnell (Stephen) Simmons, Thomas M., Japri, Erick, Karah, great-granddaughter, Skylar and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends she cherished dearly.
Funeral service will be1:00PM Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Heart of God Ministries, 1703 S. Kanawha St., Beckley with Pastors Thomas C. Simpson III and E. Gregory Claytor officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity.
Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church.
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Arrangements entrusted to Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.
Published on September 5, 2018
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Cootie and the Dickerson Girls
Sep 10, 2018
Sending deepest sympathy and love to the Simpson and Jackson Family. Know that God will of you.
Zack and Linda Kyle
Sep 10, 2018

Please know you and your family have been in our thoughts and prayers. May God continue to bless and keep you during these difficult times.
Dr. L. Marshall and Tonja Washington
Sep 08, 2018
To Rosetta and the entire Simpson family, we extend our thoughts and prayers during this time and the days to come. May our God bring you comfort, joy, and peace. Our love to each of you.
Sep 07, 2018
Please except my condolences. β€œ WHILE YOU THROW ALL YOUR ANXIETY ON HIM, BECAUSE HE CARES FOR YOU.” 1Peter 5:7.
Regina Dillard
Sep 07, 2018
Prayers are with you and the family. She was truly the sweetest person u every want to meet.
Bishop Dwight & Diane Green
Sep 07, 2018
We’re sorry for passing of Mother Simpson. Just know that Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time . We also celebrate with you the beautiful life she lived. Heaven is a better place. May the love of God continue to comfort you.
Lloyd & Vi Dillard
Sep 06, 2018
Sending our Condolences, Love & Prayers to the Simpson family doing this most difficult time.We are praying for God to Comfort & Strengthen you doing this time.πŸ™πŸΌπŸ™πŸΌπŸ’œπŸ’œ
Terri Ritchie Brown
Sep 06, 2018
Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during the loss of Mrs Simpson. May God keep you all in his loving care
Terri and Jerry Brown
Roz Cornelius β€œBarringer”
Sep 06, 2018
Know that my thoughts and love are with you all and I am praying your continued strength in Christ.
Vickie Bandy
Sep 06, 2018
Our deepest sympathy and prayers to the Simpson family from the Bandy family.
Ty and Angie Bentley
Sep 06, 2018
To The Simpson Family:
Sorry for your loss and we are praying for you all during this difficult time. Mrs Simpson was loved by many and will be missed by many as well. Prayers going out to you all.
Ty and Angie Bentley
Sep 06, 2018
Sorry for the loss of your mother a great woman who always had a wonderful smile and loved people she will be missed !!!! Prayers for your family and everyone that loved her !!!! β€οΈπŸ’•πŸ™πŸΏπŸ’•β€οΈ
George Brown & Family
Sep 06, 2018
To the Simpson Family, we are thinking about you with our hearts and remembering you in our prayers...With deepest Sympathy.
Bertha Collins
Sep 06, 2018
To the Simpson Family, my deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. Mrs. Evelyn was an amazing person and she will be truly missed. Love you all!!
Dora Oglesby
Sep 06, 2018
love and prayers to you and your family...God Bless all of you.........
T. R. Darden, Jr.
Sep 06, 2018
My condolences and sympathy is with the Simpson family during this time of Bereavement, may God continue to strengthen and comfort your Family!
T. R.