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Dollye Shives Simpson, 92, Metcalfe Co., KY (d. Dec. 23, 2013)

She was a daughter of the late Walter and Anna McCluskey Shives and was a member of the Beaumont United Methodist Church and the widow of Charles Edd Simpson. She leaves 7 direct living descendants. She was retired from Handmacher Mfg. after having worked there for 34 years
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Dollye Shives Simpson, age 92 of Louisville, KY, formerly of Beaumont, Metcalfe County, KY, died Monday, December 23, 2013, at the home of her daughter.

Funeral services will be Saturday, December 28, 2013, at 11amCT, at the Beaumont United Methodist Church on KY 90 in Beaumont, Metcalfe County, KY, with Bro Joe Wilcoxson officiating. Burial will follow in the Beaumont Cemetery. Visitation will be after 3pmCT/4pmET, Friday, December 27, 2013, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, and continue at the church at 9amCT Saturday until funeral time at 11amCT.

She was a daughter of the late Walter and Anna McCluskey Shives and was a member of the Beaumont United Methodist Church. She was retired from Handmacher Mfg. after having worked there for thirty four years.

She is survived by:
  • One daughter: Tammy (Gary) Gibson of Louisville, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Kyle and Caleb Gibson of Louisville, KY; and David (Patricia ) Simpson of Edmonton, KY

  • Three great grandchildren, Haley and Erica Simpson and Ryder Knight
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband , Charles Edd Simpson and two sons, Michael Eddie and Charles Freddie Simpson.

Memorials may be made to the Beaumont Cemetery.

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summmer Shade, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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