Marcella Simpson

Funeral services for Marcella Simpson, 74, of Frankfort, will be 1 p.m. Friday at LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home. Bro. Danny Wilson will officiate. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Marcella passed away Tuesday at her residence. A native of Frankfort, she was a  life-long homemaker and enjoyed volunteering at Bluegrass Headstart and was a member of Skyview Pentecostal  Church.

Marcella was the daughter of  the late Jennings Bryan and Lelia Mae Roach Kendall. She was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Jones, and brothers Oakley, Selbert, Stanley and Leonard Kendall.

Survivors include her husband, Earl Simpson; three sons, Curtis L., James Earl (Amy) and Tony B. (Tonya Brown) Simpson, all of Frankfort; brothers, J. W. (Geneva) Kendall and Ray Kendall; sister, Lela M. Ritchie, all of Frankfort; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers are David Allen Simpson, Davis Simpson, David Wayne Simpson, Chad Vest, Jonathan Lancaster and Nick Lunsford. 

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today at LeCompte Johnson Taylor. Memorial contributions may be made to Bluegrass Headstart, 955 Leestown Lane, Frankfort, KY 40601. Guestbook at


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