Mr. Samuel Grandy Simpson(Diddy-Bop), age 62, of 1110 Wood Street, Elizabeth City, NC, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, November 27, 2011 at Guardian Care Nursing Home.
Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Community Church, Elizabeth City, with Rev. Ernest Cole, Officiating and Rev.Elsie Cole,as the Eulogist. A viewing will take place at the funeral home on Friday, December 2, 2011 from 4pm until 8pm.
He leaves to cherish his memories; wife, Phyllis B. Simpson of the home; two daughters, Rolanda Bryant of Edison, NJ and Shawnda Simpson of Elizabeth City, NC; five grandchildren; five siblings, Melinda Seldon (Dorian) of Michigan and Margaret Simpson of Elizabeth City, NC; Floyd Simpson(Barbara) and Don Simpson both of Elizabeth City, NC and Ronald Simpson(Eva) of South Hill, Va. and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will accept condolences and friends at the home 1110 Wood Street Elizabeth Street,Elizabeth City,NC.
Rivers Community Funeral Home is expressing sympathy through sincere service to the Simpson family.