Laree Simpson, age 96, was born February 23, 1922 in Yazoo City, Mississippi to Sam Spicer Sr and Paulee Griffin.
Laree was preceded in death by her husband; Charles Simpson; her parents, 4 sons; Cleveland Jones Sr,(Betty), Lee Floyd Jones, Charles Edward Jackson, and Samuel Jackson, and 1 daughter; Mattie Jackson.
She leaves to cherish her memory 3 Sons; Leonard Walter James, Terry Lee Sr., and Forest Jackson Jr., 7 daughters; Sophronia Blevins, Julia Viola(Leon), Wanda Glenn Lowe, Amanda Davis(George), Willie Mae Spice, Mary Elizabeth Betts(Denise), and Carolyn Presley, and many other family and friends.
Public visitation will be held on Friday, April 6, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Ivy K Gillespie Memorial Chapel, 1865 Eastern Avenue SE. Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Bethel Baptist Church, 523 Washington Street, Albion, MI, 49224, at 12:00PM.