NOBLE SIMPSON

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SIMPSON Noble F. Simpson (Age 92) Of Millville, DE peacefully entered eternal life on June 9, 2018 at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, DE, surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was born on May 9, 1926 in Takoma Park, MD and was the son of the late Noble F. and Genevieve (Newcomb) Simpson. After serving in the United States Navy during WWII he received his accounting degree from Strayer University in Washington, D.C. and entered the Federal Government. He retired as a Budget Analyst after 37 years of service. Noble was a charter member of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church in Silver Spring, MD. Upon moving to Delaware, he and Jackie became dedicated members of Mariners Bethel UMC. Noble held many leadership positions at both churches. In 1986 Noble founded the Fenwick Island Lions Club in Delaware. He was elected District Governor of District 22D for the years 1993-1994, a position of which he was extremely proud. Noble lived a long and active life. He so enjoyed being with family and friends. He loved planning events, traveling, and volunteer work with the Lions Club and his church. He often said you can never have too many friends and he had many. He celebrated life consistently and generously. He will be missed. He is survived by two loving children, a son, Glenn D. Simpson (Karen) of Potomac, MD; a daughter, Linda J. Simpson-St. Clair (Tom) of Millville, DE; four grandchildren, Carrie Simpson (Nikki Kraslin) of Boulder, CO, Joan Simpson Bramstedt (Norman) of San Diego, CA, T. Austin St. Clair III of Rockville, MD, and Aubrie J. Munsey (Scott) of Germantown, MD; five great-grandchildren; Harper and Miles Kraslin-Simpson, Ruby and Lucy Bramstedt, and Hazel Munsey; a caring sister, Joan Kohler of Hagerstown, MD and several special nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 67 years Jacqueline L. Simpson and two sisters, Gladys E. Sibley and Ethel Mae Gibson. A memorial service will be held at 12 p.m. on Thursday, June 14 at Mariners Bethel United Methodist Church in Ocean View, DE with Rev. David Humphrey officiating. Friends may call at the church an hour before the service. Another service will be held on Monday, June 18 at 12 p.m. at Faith United Methodist Church, 6810 Montrose Road in Rockville, MD. Friends may call at the church an hour before the service. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Park in Rockville, MD. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Fenwick Island Lions Club, 37232 Lighthouse Road, Suite 109, West Fenwick Island, DE 19975 or Mariners Bethel United Methodist Church, 81 Central Ave., Ocean View, DE 19970. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.bishophastingsfh.com
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19 South Main St. P.O. Box Box 267
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Published in The Washington Post on June 13, 2018
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