Richard Lynn Simpson, 61, of Scott, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019.
He was born on October 30, 1957 in Stuttgart, Arkansas to Thomas and Angie (Chlapecka) Simpson.
Rick loved cooking, fishing, and golfing. He was in the oil field business, then started in 1986 with Harbor Distributing and continued his career with Glazers Beer and Beverage as division manager. Rick was respected and loved by all who knew him and was an honest standup guy.
Rick was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Simpson.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife, Karen Simpson; his children, Kale (Nancy) Simpson, Eric (Niki) Simpson, Hayden Simpson, Candace Harbour, and Bryan (Brandi) Harbour; his mother, Angie Simpson; brothers, David (Regina) Simpson and Todd (Beth) Simpson; grandchildren, Cooper Simpson, Carter Simpson, Keegan Simpson, Rhodes Simpson, Ever Harbour; as well as many other family members.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 7, 2019 from 12:00- 1:00 p.m. followed by a funeral service at 1:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 308 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. Interment to follow at Rest Hills Cemetery in North Little Rock, Arkansas.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to www.benstrongfoundation.com, First United Methodist Church of Jacksonville, or a charity of your choice.
Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.
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