Leona Pearl Simpkins
6/23/1918 - 2/7/2009
Leona Pearl Simpkins, 90, of Du Quoin, passed away at 4:15 P.M. Saturday,
February 7, 2009 in the Marshall Browning Hospital in Du Quoin.
Leona Pearl was born June 23, 1918 at Waltonville, IL, a daughter to
Richard Alexander Harrison and Mary Pricilla (Baker) Harrison. She is
preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, her siblings and one son.
Pearl was a long time member of the First United Pentecostal Church of
Du Quoin. She was also a volunteer auxiliary member at the Marshall Browning
Hospital in Du Quoin. Her great joy in life was her family, her church where
she served God faithfully, a host of dear friends and her poodle, JoJo.
Pearl is survived by four children and their families
Date: Feb. 2009