Lois Elizabeth (Garner) Simpson

Born: Sun., Jul. 25, 1926
Died: Thu., Jul. 27, 2017


9:30 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Aug. 05, 2017
Location: Christ Church Port Tobacco Parish

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Aug. 05, 2017
Location: Christ Church Port Tobacco Parish

Interment following funeral service

12:00 PM Sat., Aug. 05, 2017
Location: Mt. Rest Cemetery

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Lois Elizabeth Garner Simpson, 91, of La Plata, MD, died on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at Sagepoint Senior Living Services in La Plata, MD.  She was born in Naylor, MD, on July 25, 1926, the eldest child of William A. and Elizabeth B. Garner.  She grew up in Croom, MD, on the family farm with her sister, Winnie (Bowling) (deceased), and brothers, Billy (William) and Buddy (Bourne). 

Lois graduated from Upper Marlboro High School and received her nursing degree from Union Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Baltimore, MD.  Her first job brought her to Charles County where she was a registered nurse at the original Physicians Memorial Hospital in La Plata, now the Irene Davis Pavilion.  She also worked for many years at Jarboe Clinic in La Plata, with Dr. Arthur Wooddy.

Lois is predeceased by her husband, Robert (Bobby) S. Simpson.  She is survived by her children; Robert S. Simpson, Jr. (Theresa), Annie Sutten (Jeff), Claire Mower (David Ballard) and seven grandchildren; Jesse Sutten, Brent Sutten, Brandon Simpson, Kyle Mower, Kelcie Simpson,  Lauren Sutten and  Glen Mower.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 9:30AM to 11AM at Christ Episcopal Church, 110 East Charles St., LaPlata, MD where a Funeral Service will begin at 11AM.  Interment to follow Service in Mt. Rest Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Lois Simpson Memorial Nursing Scholarship Fund at the College of Southern Maryland, c/o CSM Foundation, PO Box 910, LaPlata, MD 20646 or online at http://donate.csmd.edu.  Online condolences to the family can be made at arehartechols.com.

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Paige Ackelson / Ed Babczak
   Posted Tue August 01, 2017
We're so sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. You've done well by her in your support, love and care. Find comfort in fond memories and love. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Paige and Ed

kitty cummins
   Posted Wed September 06, 2017
Bobby, Annie, Claire, I am so sorry to hear of your mothers passing. She was always so sweet and loving. Please know that you are in my prayers.
She will always be "Aunt Chubby" to me, as that is what Aunt Winnie's family called her.

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