OBITUARY

Marion D Simpson

September 26, 1935September 1, 2018
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Marion Douglas "Doug" Simpson was born on September 26, 1935 in Dallas, Texas. He went home to his Lord on September 1, 2018. Doug was in the Army Reserves from 1956 to 1962. On March 9, 1956, he married his soulmate, Maudie DeBord.

He was Master Plumber since 1962. Due to his trade, he traveled all over the states of Texas and New Jersey. He had the pleasure to work with his son, Marty, and teach him his trade. He continued with the tradition and taught his grandson, Jeramie. Both men became Master Plumbers. Doug loved to hunt and fish. The only thing he loved more was his family. He thoroughly enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He also had a sense of humor. He had the ability to turn a life lesson into humor. Doug was easy going, very giving and never met a stranger.

Doug was preceded in death by his son, Martin "Marty" Douglas Simpson; his parents, Launa Ragan and Frances Marion "FM" Simpson; his brother, Gary Simpson; and his sister, Maxine Byrd.

He is survived by his wife, Maudie Simpson; his daughter, Tanja Anderson and husband Bill Anderson; his grandchildren. Brandi Moon, Mandy Moon and husband Kazem Shimshiri. Jeramie Kee and wife LaDonna Kee, Shonda Duffey and husband Grady Duffey; his great-grandchildren, Taylor Moon, Dezmond Anderson; Jordan Anderson, Adrian Pedraza, Neema Shimshiri, Laila Shimshari, Alexis Kee, Michael Kee, Maverick Kee, Christian Lindsey, Connor Duffey and many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.

Pallbearers are Dezmond Anderson, Colten Barrow, Ronald Barrow, Danny DeBord, Grady Duffey, Terry Green and Christian Lindsey.

Memorial service is given by Daniel DeBord.

No graveside service will be following the memorial service. The family would like to thank everyone for coming and showing your respect.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, September 5, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, September 5, 2018
  • Committal Service Wednesday, September 5, 2018
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Jennifer Broyles

September 4, 2018

It's your laugh, smile, hugs, sparkle in your eye and words of advice and encouragement that we will miss the most, Papa. May God bless Honey, filling her soul with Happy memories. We love each and every one of you. Prayers of Comfort for you all.

Ladonna Kee

September 4, 2018

All Lex wanted was papa to see her graduate. She was papas girl!!

Tanja Anderson

September 4, 2018

Mandy Moon

September 4, 2018

Teaching PawPaw how to take a selfie & his response was “damn girl we look good, post it”

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