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Helen Olene Simpson

February 14, 1926 — June 8, 2023

Helen Olene Simpson, a beloved mother, grandmother, and sister, passed away peacefully on June 8, 2023, in Greenville, SC. Born on February 14, 1926, in Pickens, SC, Helen was a gentle, friendly, and kind soul who devoted her life to her family and home.
Helen was the loving wife of the late James Simpson and a devoted mother to her son, Marion Robertson, and her late daughter, Debra Simpson Johnson. She was a cherished grandmother to Christopher and Cindy Johnson, and a doting great-grandmother to four great-grandchildren. Helen was the last surviving sibling of her family, predeceased by her brothers Ferlon and Woody Durham, and her sisters Evelyn Hart, Williemae Lee, Irene Stancel, Mary Medlin, Sylvia Hunt, and Margaret Durham. She is also survived by her sister, Margie Underwood.
Helen's life was marked by her unwavering dedication to her family. As a homemaker, she created a warm and welcoming environment for her loved ones, always ensuring that they were well cared for. Her home was a place of comfort and joy, filled with laughter, love, and the aroma of her delicious home-cooked meals. Her family was her pride and joy, and she cherished every moment spent with them.
In addition to her role as a homemaker, Helen was a friendly and kind neighbor, always ready to lend a helping hand. Her gentle nature and warm smile made her a beloved figure in her community. She was known for her kindness and generosity, always putting others before herself.
Helen's interests were simple and centered around her family. She found great joy in being a loving wife and spending time with her family. She loved to share stories of her life, imparting wisdom and lessons learned to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Her love for her family was evident in everything she did, and her legacy of love and kindness will live on in the hearts of those she left behind.
In her passing, we remember Helen Simpson as a beacon of love, kindness, and generosity. Her gentle spirit and friendly nature touched the lives of all who knew her. She will be deeply missed, but her memory will live on in the hearts of her loved ones. Helen's life was a testament to the power of love and family, and her legacy will continue to inspire those who were fortunate enough to know her.
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