Memorial Service to be Held

A memorial service for Guy LeRoy Simpson and Vera Burgard Simpson will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 12, at the Ipava Presbyterian Church.

Guy Simpson was born Sept. 29, 1918, in Browning, a son of Guy and Hester Belville Simpson. He died Sept. 26, 2005. He was preceded in death by one brother, Haskell; and one sister, Eva Ward.

Vera Simpson was born June 2, 1914, in Ipava, a daughter of Eli and Maggie Webber Burgard. She died April 10, 2006. She was preceded in death by four brothers, William, Edward, Ezra and Harold; and one sister, Clara Easley.

The couple is survived by one daughter, Veda (and William R.) Neumann Jr.; and five grandchildren, Jonathan, Geoffrey, Andrew, Holly and Colin.

The couple lived in Fulton County and moved to Chicago after World War II.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 8/2/2006