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Emma Ruth Simpson
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Birth: Jun. 11, 1910
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 2013
Lee County
Iowa, USA

Emma Ruth Simpson, 102, of Keokuk, formerly of Hamilton, Ill., died at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at River Hills Village in Keokuk.

Born June 11, 1910, in Council Bluffs, she was the daughter of Henry C. and Emma M. Little Hall. On Nov. 20, 1929, she married Harry R. Simpson in Hamilton. He died Nov. 25, 1994.

Mrs. Simpson was a homemaker and had worked as a seamstress in her early years. She was a member of First Christian Church in Hamilton since 1930.

Survivors include two grandchildren, Daniel Simpson of St. Paul, Minn., and David Christensen of Justin, Texas; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by one son and her parents.

No visitation is planned. The body has been cremated.

The memorial service for Mrs. Simpson will be at a later date and burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Hamilton.

A memorial has been established.

Lamporte-St. Clair Funeral Home in Hamilton is in charge of arrangements.
Oakwood Cemetery
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Created by: GraveTracker
Record added: Jan 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104078694
Emma Ruth Simpson
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