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Helen M. Simpson
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Obituary for Helen M. Simpson

Helen M. Simpson, age 96, of Charlotte (formerly of Wilmington), passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017.

Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from 6:00 – 8:00 PM on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Davis Funeral Home, 901 S. 5th Ave., Wilmington, NC 28401.

A celebration of Helen's life will be held at 11:30 AM, on Friday, May 5, 2017, at Mt. Nebo Baptist Church, 801 S.10th St., Wilmington, NC 28401.

The interment will take place in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

The family she loved will cherish her memory forever and they are her son, Lendward “Lenny” Simpson, Jr. (JoAnn) of Wilmington, NC; daughter, Helenda Simpson Rowell (Wilbert) of Charlotte, NC; five grandchildren, Celeste Slay (Tamar) of Waxhaw, NC, Jennifer Simpson of Knoxville, TN, Marcus Rowell (Zoe) of Lansdale, PA, Lenny Rowell (Brandi) of Stafford, VA and Marlene Rowell of Charlotte, NC; eight great grandchildren, Caitlyn, Bryce, Brayden, Zion, Landry, Braysen, Isaac and Isaiah. In addition, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends in the community.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Davis Funeral Home

901 South 5th. Avenue
Wilmington, North Carolina 28401





11:30 AM
Mt. Nebo Baptist Church

801 S 10th St, Wilmington, NC 28401
Wilmington, NC 28401

Cemetery Details


Greenlawn Memorial Park

1311 Shipyard Blvd
Wilmington, NC 28412


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