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Terry

Wayne

Simpson

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November 13, 2019

Terry Wayne Simpson, 66, of 201 Wet Ground Road died Wednesday evening, November 13, 2019, at his home. Mr. Simpson was born September 7, 1953, in Alleghany County a son of the late Lee Edward "Jack" Simpson and Ruth Kemper Simpson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin daughters, Candy and Sandy Simpson; two sisters, Brenda Nelson and Lisa Campbell; one brother, Michael Simpson; a granddaughter, Madison Hicks; and three brothers-in-law, Ray Keen, Sr., Ernie Johnson and Tom Kelley. He had retired in 2015 from Westrock. He was a former member of the Covington Fire Department and Rescue Squad. He was an avid hunter and was President of the Loan Oak Hunt Club and a member of the Bear Wallow Hunt Club. He was a member and Deacon of Highland Chapel Christian Church. Surviving are his Wife of 45 years, Libby Fridley Simpson of Covington; three Daughters, Tanya Crossland and her husband, Brian, Melissa Jefferies and her husband, Jeff, and Nicole Armentrout and Jared Givens, all of Covington; nine grandchildren, Johnathan Crossland, Kaylee Crossland, McKenzie Armentrout, Adam Armentrout, Hunter Jefferies, Kaycen Jefferies, Jeramie Jefferies, Alan Jefferies, Lori Kern and a special little girl, Laykin Givens; his Sister, Kathy Keen, of Covington; one sister-in-law, Deanna Simpson, of Chester, several nieces and nephews including Ray Keen, Jr. of Covington and his faithful dogs, Abbie, Allie and Molly. The funeral service will be held Sunday, November 17, 2019, at 4:00 PM in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with the Rev. J. B. Broughman officiating. The family will receive their friends Saturday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Arritt Funeral Home. Service Sunday, November 17, 2019 04:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426 Visition Saturday, November 16, 2019 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426
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Debbie Shuart

Apr 22, 2024

Kathy, So sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He’ll be remembered as the kind face and always a kind word sitting in front of us at Church. Prayers 🙏

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Mr. and Mrs Terry Rock

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family - We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Johnny was a fine man and he will be missed. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers, with our sincerest sympathy.

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Thomas and Barbara Tucker

Apr 21, 2024

Robert was one of the greatest person I've ever met a Christian friend. And man always loved to see you happy go lucky. Never a bad word to say about anybody. Are lives are richer for knowing him .

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Debbie Tingler Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and Family
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Johnny was such a kind sweet person. His smile would brighten anyone's day. God Bless All of You.

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Michele and Joshua

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family. Sorry for your loss.

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Sandy Lemons

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley, John and Lorrie my thoughts and prayers. Some of our best times in Covington were at your house. Johnny and Bo are up there healthy and pain free. My love and prayers are with you all.

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Donnette Miles

Apr 20, 2024

May you rest in paradise.

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Jack & Nadine Wykle

Apr 20, 2024

Cathy we are both so sorry for your loss. May you find hope and peace in the precious memories of yesterday.

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Roscoe R. Humphries

Apr 20, 2024

Jonny was such a wonderful man who loved his family, enjoyed his motorcycle rides with friends and attending car shows. Prayers to you Shirley and family.

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Donna S. Nicely

Apr 20, 2024

Please accept my most sincere sympathy at this difficult time. May God bless you and may his influence live on in the lives he touched along life’s way.

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Mike and April Rose

Apr 20, 2024

Johnny was a good dear friend,who will be missed immensely.Our deepest sympathy to the Nida family.

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Pete and Mary Hutchison, Jr

Apr 19, 2024

Thankful for the many wonderful memories from our motorcycle trips. Prayers for peace and comfort.

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