|Birth: ||Sep. 11, 1913|
|Death: ||Jul. 27, 2000|
Douglas County Herald - Thursday, August 3, 2000: "Basil Simpson, 86 -- Funeral services for Basil Simpson, 86, Thornfield, were held at 10 A.M. Monday at Thornfield Chapel with the Revs. Tom Johnson and Floyd Roberts officiating. Burial was in Thornfield Cemetery under the direction of Clinkingbeard Funeral Home of Ava.
A lifelong resident of Thornfield, Mr. Simpson died at 2:20 P.M. July 27, 2000, at Ava Place.
Born Sept. 11, 1913, at Long, Mo., he was the son of Jess and Mary Absher Simpson. On July 28, 1934, he was married to Rachel Jennings at Ava. She preceded him in death in 1992.
He was a farmer.
Surviving are seven sisters, Shirley Goodnight, Springdale, Ark., Irene Humbyrd and Lorene Hayes, both of Woodland, Wash., Clella Record, Longview, Wash., Utha Hayden, Goldendale, Wash., Bertha Kilkelly, Kalama, Wash., and Goldie Hart, Sedalia; and two brothers, Cleo Simpson, Ridgefield, Wash., and Leon Simpson, Woodland, Wash."
Mary Elizabeth Absher Simpson (1893 - 1975)
Rachel Elizabeth Jennings Simpson (1910 - 1992)
Basil Simpson (1913 - 2000)
Leon Simpson (1928 - 2003)*
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