Helen Josephine Hudson Simpson, 92, widow of William Henry Simpson, died Dec. 31, 2012, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Feb. 6, 1920, in Indianapolis, Ind., she was a daughter of the late William L. and Sarah Margaret “Sallie” Rodgers Hudson. She was a 1938 graduate of Danville High School and worked at Martin Aircraft Co. during World War II. Helen was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school to 6-year-olds for almost 50 years.
Survivors include a son, William E. (Sue) Simpson of Crescent Springs; a daughter, Mary E. (David) DeMersseman of Tarpon Springs, Fla.; four grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by a brother, Lawrence Hudson; and a sister, Evelyn Pierce.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Stith Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Mathis officiating. Burial will be at Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation will be after noon Saturday at Stith Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to The ALS Association, Kentucky Chapter.
An online guestbook is available at www.stithfuneralhome.net.
Obituary: Helen Simpson (1920-2012)
Obituary: Helen Simpson (1920-2012) (January 3, 2013)