Shawn Michael Simpson


Mr. Shawn Michael Simpson, 26, a resident of Painter, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018, in Birdsnest. A native of Painter, he was the son of Marvin Simpson and Rita Justis Simpson, of Painter. He was a drywall installer and finisher and member of CCSC II.

In addition to his loving parents, he is survived by his sister, Stephanie Simpson and her fiancé, Cody Sluder, of Hendersonville, N.C.; maternal grandmother, Patsy Morris, of Red Bank; paternal grandfather, Donald Simpson, of Exmore; two uncles, Earl T. Simpson and Elvis T. Justis, both of Exmore; aunt, Wendy Harris, of Accomac; and numerous club brothers and sisters. He was predeceased by his maternal grandfather, Woody Justis, and paternal grandmother, Irene Padilla.

A Celebration of Life service was conducted July 7, 2018, at Doughty Funeral Home with the Rev. Rob Kelly officiating. Memorials may be made to SPCA Eastern Shore, Inc., P.O. Box 164, Onley, VA 23418.

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Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.

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