Ophelia (Brown) Simpson

May 26, 1936 ~ August 29, 2020 (age 84)


Mrs. Ophelia Simpson, age 84, was born on May 26, 1936 to the late Jessie and Samuel Brown. Ophelia exchanged this life for eternal life on Aug. 29, 2020 at Providence Hospital in Mobile with her children at her side.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, John Simpson Sr.; one stepson, Jimmy Williams; and brothers, Steve and Clint Brown.

She leaves to cherish her memories, sons, John “J.J.” (Andrea) Simpson Jr. and Frank (Ann) Washington; two daughters, Demitris (Pastor Victor) Williams and Omeka (Jimmy) Jackson; a host of grandchildren and great-children, five devoted, Nygel, Bionca, Destine’, A’maree and Amaniah; a brother, Clarence (Britta) Brown; two sisters-in-law, Aslean Brown of Sunflower and Mary Brown of Mobile; adopted children, Florence (Travis) Cowan, James Jackson, Johnetta Jackson and Cleveland Jackson; with a host of nieces, nephews and other family members.



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Public Viewing
September 4, 2020

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jackson Memorial Funeral Home
203 E. Ross Street
Jackson, AL 36545

Graveside Service
September 5, 2020

9:00 AM
Brown Cemetery

Sunflower, Alabama

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