Mary Martha Simpson passed away Monday January 18, 2021 at her residence in Columbus at the age of 75. She was born May 21, 1945 in Portsmouth, VA.
To say Mary was a kind and Loving person is an understatement. She would give her last dollar just to make someone’s day better. Her love and devotion to her great grandchildren, grandchildren and her son and daughter are beyond measure. That is because the well being of her family has always been her top priority. As far as friends are concerned, she never just “made” friends, she made deep, life long connections with those she got close to. Mary is an unforgettable woman who will live in all our hearts and we will honor her and share her story for generations to come.
She is survived by her son, Gilbert Lopez of Steens, MS; daughter, Rosonna Murray of West Point; brother, C.D. Terry of FL; 5 grandchildren, Robert Waller, Skylar Hudson, Autumn Wilmot, Rachel Allen, Trey Clede; 12 great grandchildren, Logan Waller, Landon Waller, Lukas Waller, Ethan Waller, Eric Waller, Emiliana Waller, Cameron Wilmot, Avery Hudson, Taylenn Allen, Tate Allen, Willie Clede, Wyatt Clede; her 2 cats, Keira and Jazzy.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Gene Simpson; a sister, Delores Marsh; and a brother, Sonny Terry.
The family will have a private celebration of her life at a later date. Robinson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Po Box 1000 Dept. 42 Memphis, TN 38105-1942.