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Obituary of Richard Clyde Simpson

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Richard Clyde Simpson, 70, of Doniphan, MO, departed this life Saturday, October 1, 2022. He was born February 22, 1952, in Trinidad, CO, to William and Virginia (Sittle) Simpson.


Richard had grown up on a farm in Colorado and learned at an early age how to care for and break horses. When he married and moved to Missouri, he continued that legacy. After his wife, Debbie, passed away in 2007, Richard began a career as an over-the-road truck driver and was able to see a lot of the countryside. He enjoyed being outdoors, horseback riding, hunting, and fishing. Richard had served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. His time of service included being in Vietnam.


Surviving is his daughter, Shanna (Travis) Ezell of Doniphan; sons, Patrick Simpson and Jedidiah Simpson; his brothers, Gary Simpson of Trinidad, CO and John Mark Simpson of Switzerland; and two grandchildren, Cheyenne and Derrick.


Funeral arrangements are pending.

A Memorial Tree was planted for Richard
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Edwards Funeral Home, Inc.
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