Peterson Funeral Chapel

Robert L. "Bob" Simpson, 86, of Mt. Vernon passed away Friday, June 10, 2022 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

He was born to C.W. and Gertrude Smythe Simpson on May 20, 1936 in Reeds Spring, MO. He was a farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Miriam; daughter, Sherri Simpson of Aurora, MO.; step-daughter, Jude Patrick of Aurora, MO.; and three sisters, Irene Gilmore of Joplin, MO., Nadine Cummings of Springfield, MO. and Phyllis Smith of Kansas City, MO.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Sue Robertson.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 15 at 2:00 p.m. in the Reavisville Baptist Church under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Marionville IOOF Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. in the church.