Charlotte Laverne Jones Simpson

Athens - Charlotte L. Simpson, 65, of Athens, GA died on September 20, 2005 at the Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC. She is survived by her husband, Ronald Simpson, her daughter Jennifer Brandon, her son-in-law, Christopher Brandon Jr., grandson Christopher Brandon III, her son Timothy Simpson, daughter-in-law Dianne Hall Simpson, and grandsons Alexander Simpson, Benjamin Simpson and Timothy Simpson. Mrs. Simpson was educated in the public schools of Newport News, Virginia and was a graduate of the University of Tennessee School of Nursing. She worked as a registered nurse for several years and then spent the last portion of her career as a staff member in the University of Georgia College of Arts and Sciences Advising Program. Charlotte was called "Lot Lot" by her grandchildren and always put her family and their needs first. She was engaged in many community activities through the Green Acres Garden Club. The family of Charlotte Simpson will receive friends from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at Lord and Stephens Funeral Home East on Lexington Road on Sunday, September 25th. A memorial service will be held in her honor at the University of Georgia Chapel
at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 1st.The family requests that in lieu of flowers, those who wish can contribute
to the Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, Dr. Jennifer Garst's Lung Cancer Research Program, Duke University Medical Center 3828, Durham, NC 27710, Attention Annette Henderson. Contributions should be marked "In Memory of Charlotte Simpson."
Lord and Stephens East is in charge of arrangements.

Published in the Athens Banner-Herald on 9/23/2005.

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Homes East Chapel (Athens, GA ) - September 23, 2005
We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and our prayers are with you and your family.

Bobby & Kim Lewis
Bobby Lewis (Bishop, GA ) - September 23, 2005
My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family. Peace be with you.
Shelley Griffin (Athens, GA ) - September 23, 2005
We will always remember Charlotte's gentle spirit, her kindness and her undying love for each of you. We pray that Godís loving light will surround you in the difficult days ahead and that He may bear the unbearable for you.
With deepest sympathy,
Weedie & Mark Stowers (Atlanta, GA)  - September 23, 2005
I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you at this time.
Rebecca Owens (Lubbock, TX ) - September 23, 2005 
Charlotte was a colleague at UGA Arts and Sciences. Her sweet spirit and infectious smile were a delight on a daily basis. Charlotte is the kind of person who always makes you feel comfortable. I am blessed to have known her.
Joan Rhoden (Athens, GA ) - September 23, 2005 
Ron and family -
I am deeply sorry for your loss. Charlotte was a warm and wonderful colleague who will be missed by many.
Ann Crowther (Athens, GA ) - September 23, 2005 
Ron and family:
I am so sorry to hear about Charlotte.
My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family during this time. Charlotte was always such a delight to
work with and I will always remember the good times we had in New College.
Vicky Smith (Statham, GA ) - September 26, 2005  
We are so sorry for your loss and have such precious memories of Charlotte's sweet smile and warm spirit. She was always so dear and kind to us and we pray that the Lord will give you peace during this difficult time. We continue to hold you in our prayers and send you our love.
Becky and Bin Brandon (St. Simons Island, GA ) - October 1, 2005