Simpson John Kay 2 Apr 2004
Barnsfa-thers John Kay . - May 3,1940 "John Kay Simpson, 63, Commiskey, died at 7:08' a.m. Thursday, April 1, 2004, at St. Vincent Jennings Jennings Hospital, North Vernon. Vernon. Mr. Simpson retired from-the from-the from-the Jennings County High-' High-' High-' way Department as a super--visor super--visor super--visor super--visor in 1993, and retired from Cummins Engine Co., Columbus,-as Columbus,-as Columbus,-as a supervisor in 1983 after 24 years of service. He was . a retired farmer and member of Commiskey Baptist Church. He belonged to-6-Mile-Masonic to-6-Mile-Masonic to-6-Mile-Masonic to-6-Mile-Masonic to-6-Mile-Masonic to-6-Mile-Masonic to-6-Mile-Masonic Lodge,: Hayden, and was a 1958 graduate of : Vernon High School," Ver-non.'He Ver-non.'He Ver-non.'He enjoyed gardening, yard-work yard-work yard-work and woodworking. woodworking. Born May 3, 1940, he was the son of -William -William Henry and Florence Trapp Simpson, Simpson, who preceded him in death. On Sept. 12, 1959; at North Vernon, he married Simpson April 1.-2004 1.-2004 1.-2004 ' ' Martha Pettigrew. She sur-, sur-, sur-, vives. ' Other survivors include four sons, John Simpson, David Simpson and Darrein Simpson, all of Commiskey," and Dennis Simpson, North: Vernon; a1 daughter; Gloria' ., Skinner,.Columbus; a broth-v-er, broth-v-er, broth-v-er, broth-v-er, broth-v-er, Robert Simpson, Columbus; Columbus; Hthfee sisters, 7 Rose. Marie Eder and "Margaret, Lee, both of North Vernonv and Joan Crowe, Hazel-wood; Hazel-wood; Hazel-wood; and 22 grandchildren.- grandchildren.- A brother, William Simpson, Simpson, preceded him in death. The Rev. Clyde Angel will, conduct funeral services at .1 1 a.m. - Saturday at Dove-Sharp Dove-Sharp Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Homer North Vernon, with burial in Vernon Cemetery. Friends may call from i 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorials; may be given to Commiskey-Baptist Commiskey-Baptist Commiskey-Baptist Church.