Alex Jackson “Jack” Simpson, 71, North Webster, passed away at 11:07 a.m. Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at his residence. He was born March 9, 1950, in Centertown, Ky. to John W. and Civilla G. (Barrett) Simpson.
He attended Centertown High School, received his GED from Wawasee High School in Syracuse, and was a United States Marine. He moved to the North Webster area 49 years ago from Kentucky and was married on Nov. 4, 1972, in Syracuse, to Cindy L. Wise, who survives. He retired from Dana Corporation in Syracuse after 30 years.
He was a member of the Church of the Brethren and American Legion Post 253 both in North Webster.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Simpson of North Webster; daughter, Amber Booher of North Webster; two sons: Thomas (Tabitha) Simpson and Jeffrey (Gracie) Simpson both of Leesburg; eight grandchildren; two great-grandsons; four step-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren; three sisters: Jennifer (Jim) Likens of North Webster; Susie Simpson of Warsaw; and Cynthia (John) Wyatt of Centertown; brother, Oscar “Gene” Simpson of Centertown.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters: Teresa Ogburn and Janie Green, and brother, John Simpson.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday, May 14, at Owen Family Funeral Home, SR 13 and CR 500N, North Webster. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 15, at the Church of the Brethren, 7281 E 600 N, North Webster, with Pastor Bob Wyman officiating. Burial will follow in the Syracuse Cemetery with military honors.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Kosciusko Home Care and Hospice, P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, IN 46581. To send condolences to the family of Jack Simpson, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com