Larry Don Simpkins, 71, of Clinton, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018. Born June 1, 1946 in Arkansas to late James Thomas and Lucille Bradford Simpkins. Larry served in the United States Navy and later retired from the United States Marine Corps.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Betty Jean Simpkins; children, James Dale Simpkins, Lathresa and husband Barry Clark; siblings, , Anita and husband Bobby Jean Goodnight, Tony and wife Maureen Simpkins, Richard and wife Kathrine Simpkins, William and wife Dawn Simpkins, Cindy and husband Richard McClure, Linda Jane Cooley, Bonnie and husband William Wagner; grandchildren, Canon Bey and husband Renner Reed, Kegan Leach, Bethany Ingram ; great grandchildren, Augusta “Gus”, Emet Grace, Levi, Jaxon and many friends and other family members.
Larry is preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Stevie Simpkins, Jarrod Simpkins.
Services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers the family asked that donations be made to the Marine Corps Toys for Tots program.
Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Larry Simpkins’s Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.