Douglas R. Simpson


Douglas R. Simpson, Sr. age 88, of Dalton passed away Wednesday August 28, 2019 at Chattanooga Hospice Center.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Guss H. and Blanche Ritch Simpson; his wife Earlene Gordon Simpson; daughter Beverly J. Roser; brother Harold W. Simpson; sister Nevada S. Howren.
He is survived by his daughters, Susan Dixon (Bob) of Chatsworth, Linda Esham (Bruce) of Millsboro, DE and Penny Hewitt (Kim) of Dalton; son Douglas R. Simpson Jr (Stephanie) of Bridgeville, DE; sister Marian S. Stewart of Lawrenceville, GA; brothers, Gus H. Simpson (Carol) of Kirkland, WA, Roger C. Simpson (Judy) of Cumming, GA; grandchildren, Nikki Carroll, Alex Dixon, Jana S. Taylor, Jaime L. Simpson, Brian D. Butler, Morgan L. Scott, Shannon E. Green and Justin Bradshaw; 12 great-granddaughters, 5 great-grandsons, 2 great-great-granddaughters, 5 nieces and 10 nephews.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
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Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Dalton. For more information, call 706-259-7455.
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Published on August 29, 2019
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ben powell
Aug 30, 2019
Susan very sorry. Doug and I were good friends years ago and traveled to many shows together. He was a good man and you a great daughter.