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Deacon Howard Simpson Jr.

With sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home, 301 North Oak street Ocilla Georgia 31774 , announces the death and home going celebration for Deacon Howard Simpson Jr.  Born February 3, 1940 in Ocilla Georgia to the late Ms. Nora Lee Lane and the late Mr. Howard Simpson Sr.  Deacon Simpson Departed this life on Thursday December 26, 2019 at his home in Newark New Jersey.  Deacon Simpson is survived by his sister: Minister Mary S. Hightower of Miami Garden Florida, and One brother Mr. Leroy Simpson of Tifton Georgia.  Also a host of nieces, nephews, cousins relatives and friends, survives.
A homegoing celebration for Deacon Howard Simpson Jr. is planned for Monday January 6, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. from the Davis funeral home chapel, 301 North Oak Street, Ocilla Georgia.  Rev. Marvin Smith Sr. will deliver the eulogy.  Interment will follow in the Ocilla city cemetery.  Deacon Simpson will lie in state at the Davis funeral home chapel on Monday morning 10:00 until the funeral hour.  Please join us as we lift the Simpson and Hightower family up in prayer.  The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements.

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In light of the recent Corona virus (Covid-19) outbreak, Davis Funeral Home of Ocilla Georgia will be taking the following steps to insure the health and well-being of our staff and our community as a whole.  We have communicated with other funeral homes in our surrounding area, and have been in contact with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) for insight and guidance for conducting our day-to-day businesses.  These are the recommendations that will be implemented by Davis Funeral Home:

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