Wednesday, June 2, 2021 4:57 PM
Betty Carol Simpson, 77, of Wabash, IN, and with ties to Huntington County, IN, died Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at 12:11 a.m., at Miller's Merry Manor West in Wabash.Mrs. Simpson worked a Magnetek in Huntington and was a member of Southside Free Will Baptist Church in Wabash. She was born on Oct. 22, 1943, in Lackey, KY, to Frank M. and Mada Dials Berry. She married Lee Roy Simpson on Dec. 2, 1972, in Wabash. He preceded her in death on July 16, 1995. Survivors include three children, Debra Newsome, of Andrews, Robert Bratch, of Wabash, and Leroy Simpson, of Lagro; two sisters, Patty Copeland and Joann Burns, both of Wabash; and a brother, Tommy (Patsy) Berry, of Wabash. She was preceded in death by two sons, Jamie Bratch and Ronnie Berry; and a grandchild, Karsyn Bratch. Calling will take place on Thursday, June 3, from 5 to 8 p.m., at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash. A funeral service will take place on Friday, June 4, 2021, at 10 a.m., at the funeral home. Rev. Tim Webb and Rev. Tim Prater will officiate. Burial will be in Falls Cemetery, Wabash. Memorials may be made to the family to help with expenses. Sign the online guestbook at grandstaff-hentgen.com.