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SIMPSON, Johnny Lee (1957 - 2018)

SIMPSON, Johnny Lee (1957 - 2018)

Mr. Johnny Lee Simpson, 61, of Barbourville, passed away Thursday morning, November 15, 2018 at the Barbourville ARH Hospital.  He was the son of the late Harle and Willie Mae Smith Simpson born on October 22, 1957 in Bell County.

Johnny was a former coal miner and of the Baptist faith.  He enjoyed watching westerns and working on cars.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lula Lake and a brother, Gary Simpson.

Survivors include a sister, Ronnie Bruner and husband, John, of Barbourville; a brother, Harold Kevin Simpson and wife, Linda, of Ewing, VA; a special friend, Barbara Taylor of Barbourville; among other loved ones and dear friends.

A memorial service will be conducted in the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home Monday, November 19 at 2 P.M. with Rev. Glenn Collins and Rev. Herbert Bingham officiating.   Inurnment will follow in the Barbourville Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Monday after 12 noon until the service time.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Knox Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of JOHNNY LEE SIMPSON.

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