Obituary for Bobby Lee Simpson

Obituary for Bobby Lee Simpson

Bobby Lee Simpson, age 79 of Dublin passed away Thursday, June 10, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family. Born July 17, 1941 in Pulaski County, he is the son of the late Paul Chambers Simpson and Cecil Ida Roope Simpson. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Ann Simpson Thornton; one brother, Paul Simpson, Jr., grandson, Seth Simpson, great grandson, Braylon Simpson and son-in-law, Jeff Allison.

He was retired from Holston River Quarry with 30 years of service and longtime member of the West Radford Church of God, Radford.

He is survived by his 

Wife of 61 years – Opal Mae Thornton Simpson- Dublin


Gregory Lee (Patty) Simpson-Dublin

Dana Raye Allison-Dublin

Stephen Todd (Sherry) Simpson-Hiwassee

Jill Renee (Ron) Adams-Rocky Mount

12 Grandchildren            9 Great Grandchildren


Judy (Mark) Buckner-Dublin

Jenny Simpson-Pulaski

Mary Boyd-Bedford

Funeral Services will be held Monday 2:00 PM, June 14, 2021 at the West Radford Church of God with Pastor Danny Newman officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.

Family will receive friends one hour before service time at the church.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.