MOORE — Eugenia “Jeanne” Simpson, of Moore, was born June 20, 1931, in Cache. She passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014, surrounded by loved ones.
She loved her family with all her heart, putting them ahead of her own needs. She loved music and shared that love with all. Her brother and father made many tapes for her to enjoy listening to. She loved saxophone music and had wonderful memories of listening to her father play his sax.
She was a devoted Christian and member of New Beginning Fellowship Church. Her pastor, Ron Isam, gave us all support during her final days.
She was preceded in death by her son, David Betterton; grandson, Joshua Betterton; mother, Alta Price; and father, Ben Blunt.
She is survived by her husband, Darrell Simpson; daughters Cicilia Campbell, Debra Betterton and Laura Balfour-Grice; step-daughters Cindy Krosp and Amy Simpson; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sisters Glennell Picket and Jessie Matlock; and brothers, Charles Blunt and Gary Blunt. She is also survived by numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Operation Blessing or New Beginning Fellowship Church. Services were Monday March 24 at Shekinah Fellowship Church in Oklahoma City.
Norman Transcript, Wednesday, March 24, 2014