Lee Roy Simpson
Lee Roy Simpson Jr., 67, of Irving, a vocational teacher at
Newman Smith High School, died Saturday, Dec 14, 1991, at Irving Hospital.
Mr. Simpson was born June 7, 1924, in Valley Mills, a son of Lee
Roy and Marzee Maberry Simpson Sr. He married Gretchen Slade Vosloh in 1949 in
Houston. After 16 years' employment with Mobil Oil Co. as chief engineer, Mr.
Simpson was employed 20 years with the Carrollton-Farmers Branch School
District. He was a veteran of the Army Air Corps in World War II, attended
Community Bible Church in Irving and was a member of Gideons International.
He is survived by his wife, Gretchen, of Irving; two daughters,
Amanda Williams of Dallas and Stephanie Simpson Haag of Sugarland; a sister,
Helen Simpson of Keller; grandchildren Ariel and Trevor Williams and Ella Haag;
and an uncle, Leonard Simpson of Valley Mills.
Memorial service was Dec. 17, at Community Bible Church, Irving, with the Rev.
Tom Allen and the Rev. Homer Heater officiating. Burial was in the Restland
Memorial Park, Dallas, under the direction of Donnelly's Colonial Funeral Home
Memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International or to Community
Bible Church 2301 Texas Drive, Irving 75062.