The funeral service will be conducted at 12:00 noon, Friday, August 2, 2019 at First Salem Baptist Church, Twin Church Road, Montezuma, Georgia. Burial will follow at Champ Waters Cemetery, 191 Twin Church Road, Montezuma, Georgia.
Carolyn was born January 3, 1951 to the parents of the late Miles J. Simpson, Sr. and the late Ruth Fobbs Simpson. Carolyn was preceded in death by four siblings, Geneva Harvey, John W. Simpson, J.B. Simpson and Kenny Simpson.
She was a 1969 graduate of the historic D.F. Douglass High School. She became a member of First Salem Baptist Church at an early age. She served as church announcer, Missionary Ministry and a member of the choir.
She is survived by two children, Marcellus (Jameela) Simpson, Ellenwood, Georgia and Sonja Renae Simpson, Montezuma, Georgia; seven grandchildren, Sade, Shantel, Kimberly, Marc, Marcela, Makayla, and Lorenzo; two great grandchildren; six siblings, Bertha Turner, Montezuma, Georgia, Dorothy S. (Lewis) Felton, Perry, Georgia, Lamar Simpson, Jonesboro, Georgia, Clovis L. (Debra) Simpson, Atlanta, Georgia, Miles J. (Linda) Simpson, Montezuma, Georgia, Glenda Simpson, Jonesboro, Georgia; a sister-in-law, Annie B. Simpson, Decatur, Georgia; seven aunts, Nannie M. Tooke, Mary L. Harrison, Bertha Fobbs, Rosetta Kendrick, Montezuma, Georgia, Martha Campbell, Christine Simpson, Atlanta, Georgia and Jannie Smith, Midway, Georgia; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.