The Kansas City Star,
Page 9, June 18, 1974

Orville Marvin Simpson, of 4137 East 11th, died Monday at a doctor's office(1) at 4620 J.C. Nichols Parkway. He was born in Fort Scott, Kan., and had lived here 32 years. He was a retired meat cutter and fish bait manufacturer. He was member of the First Baptist Church of Fort Scott. He was a Mason. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Dorothy Simpson of the home; two sons, William Simpson, Orange, Calif., and Orville Simpson, Jr., Castle Rock, Colo.; a daughter, Mrs. Sonjalee Helm, Denver; a brother, Clarence Simpson, Mt. Vernon, Wash.; three sisters, Mrs. Sarah Henning, Kansas City, Mrs. Dorothy Coleman, 4031 Georgia, Kansas City, Kansas, and Mrs. Gladys Wurtz, 923 Norton, and three grandchildren. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Blackman-Guardian Chapel; burial in Bethel Cemetery, Leavenworth. Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel.
(1 )Office of Wilson Herrick Miller, M.D.

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