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“Sorry I never had the opportunity to meet you. I thought of you often especially on the 9th of January; my birthday. I was adopted in January of...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Laura Baldridge - Indpls, IN

“I went to grade school and high school with Kenny. In the 8th grade we had a male quartet that consisted of Kenny, Eddie George, Mike Harris and me....Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Ron Deer - Greenwood, IN

“I have many memories of Pam's aunts and uncles including Kenny. We always had a lot of fun with them all. They laughed at our childhood antics and...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Dianne Jones Miller - Coppell, TX

“I remember talking over the meat counter at the Ohio Food Store with Kenny and J. D. McCauley my Step Dad. You did a great job playing in the band at...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Sandra K. Lott McClain - Seymour, IN

“Kenny sorry I didn't get to know you better, and keep in touch ! I do remember when I stayed with mammie and you were in the band and how handsome I...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Loretta Taylor - TX

“You are my sunshine. You will be with me the rest of my days, just like Rita. I don't think I will ever meet another person that was as soft...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Freida - Indianapolis, IN

“Papaw was always a big part in my life. He was always like a bestfriend to me. His soul lives on forever and he will never be forgotten. Papaw was an...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Bryce Simpson - Indianapolis, IN

“You spoke tenderness and kindness in the most genuine, natural ways. A bead of sweat rolling down the left side of your face while playing football...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Penny Shreve - Fairfield, IL


“The early years walking to the ohio food market, setting on the curb drinking a Pepsi and talking about cars, your wishes and the car you would one...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Bob Couch - Avon, In. 46123, IN

“I will always remember your happy smiling face and your laugh. You have a wonderful singing voice that I loved. How I wish I could hear you singing...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Bettie Couch - Avon, IN - Sister

we were all like brothers. we will and do miss you. “i never had a brother, kenny was a close a brother or friend i had. way too young to leave us. my thoughts and prayers go to all your family. from us...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: darrel rose - plainfield, IN

“Kenny you were always so kind when I would help out at the junk yard. Every time I would come by, you would make me laugh and always had kind words...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Mandy Cranmer - Indianapolis, IN

“I remember what a nice young man Kenny was in high school. I went to many of the places and heard the Emperors play. They were so good! Let's see...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Lou (Trieb) Carter - MooresvilleI, IN

“Kenny thank you for all the wonderful memories. You were so awesome in The Emperors. In high school I remember u as being a very kind and sweet guy....Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Karen Carpenter Kyriakopoulos - IN

“Just remembering all the good times in high school and with the Emperor's Band. Kenny was such a sweet guy and a lot of fun. You will be missed my...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Kathy Greig Fast - Indpls, IN

“Dear Simpson Family, There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Brian and Bruce Buchanan - IN

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Kenneth E. Simpson

62, of Indianapolis, passed away March 18, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Eva; siblings, Joe, Rita. Kenneth is survived by his wife of 42 years, Vivian; son, Brian (Sheri) Simpson; daughters, Amber (George) Jones and Mariann (Ethan) Smith; grandchildren, Garriott and Austin Jones, Bryce and Riley Simpson, Isabelle, Sofia and Angel Smith; sisters, Wilma, Betti, Glenda and Freida; brother, Steve.

Funeral services will begin at Noon, Friday, March 23, 2012 in Flanner and Buchanan - Decatur . Friends may pay respects to the Simpson family from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday March 22, 2012.

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