Funeral services for Victor Simpson, 72, of Sterling, Oklahoma will be held 3:00 p.m., today at the Sterling High School Auditorium. Burial will follow at the Sterling Cemetery under the direction of the Fletcher Funeral Home.
Victor Simpson passed away at his home on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the age of 72.
Victor Wayne Simpson was born on June 18, 1947 in Sterling, Oklahoma to Roy Lee and Beulah (Lewis) Simpson. He was a 1965 graduate of Sterling High School and began studies at Cameron University shortly after graduation. He married Janice Elaine Huitt on April 30, 1966. Vic was a member of the Sterling United Methodist Church. After marriage, he was employed in Denver, Colorado for a short time. The family moved briefly to Ardmore, Oklahoma, before continuing his life’s work as an auto mechanic, co-owning Simpson’s Garage with his brother until 1997. Vic was also a retired Volunteer Fire Fighter. Vic had many friends. He enjoyed camping, was an avid fisherman, loved hunting, was a square dancer for many years, and thoroughly enjoyed watching his grandkids participate in school functions and sports.
Vic is survived by his wife, Janice (Huitt) Simpson, of the home; daughter, Jan Simpson and her fiancé, Jack Hunter, of Elgin; son, Chad Simpson and his wife ,Jil, of Marlow; grandkids: Jami Szatkowski and her boyfriend, Tony Polanco, Ciara and Daniel Cox, Kyahna Simpson, Matthew Martinez, Tori Simpson, Keenan Simpson, and Kash Ison; brother-in-law, Hunter Nunley, Jr.; brother, Roy V. Simpson and his wife Barbara; sister, Barbara Lott and her husband Roy; brother-in-law, Ronnie Huitt and his wife, Anita; sister-in-law, Malvenna Hardzog and her husband, Henry; brother-in-law, Rodney Huitt and his wife, Brenda; his beloved mother-in-law, Eloise Anderson; and numerous adored nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Roy Lee and Beulah Simpson; sister, Twila Nunley; brother, Keith Simpson; and his son, Scott Simpson.
An Online Guestbook is available at FletcherAndElginFuneral.com.