ABERDEEN – William “Pete” Simpson, 83, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at Pioneer Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was a member of Second Baptist Church of Prairie.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Baptist Grove M.B. Church in Prairie. Burial will be in the Second Baptist Church Cemetery. Belle Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Katie I. Simpson; two sons, William Patrick James and Taurus James of Aberdeen; five daughters, Elizabeth Howard of Conyers, Ga., Earnestine Metcalf and LaToya Mason, both of Aberdeen, Annette James of Jackson and Sharon Simpson of Chicago; 17 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.