Reva Simpson

Cris RitchieEditor

February 22, 2013

Reva Simpson, 79, died Tuesday, Feb. 19 at the Hazard ARH medical center.

She was born on June 16, 1933, to the late Howard and Betty Combs at Jeff, Ky., and was also preceded in death by her brother, Kendrick Combs; sister Joyce Ann Kunns; and special uncle Kirby Combs.

She is survived by her ex-husband, Ralph Simpson; son Bobby Shaffer; daughters Debbie Mahoney and Betty Dixon; sister Mary Sue Shepherd; grandchildren Ricky Dawn, Whitney, Amy, and Mike; four great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 2 p.m. with Densmore Goodson officiating at the Engle-Bowling Funeral Home of Hazard. Visitation will take place between the hours of noon until 2 p.m. Burial will take place at the Defiance Cemetery located at Defiance, Ky.