Obit: Roland Simpson

Obit: Roland Simpson

December 11th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Roland Hayes Simpson, of Chattanooga went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 in a local hospital. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and close friends.Roland was preceded in death by his baby daughter, Miracle Denise Simpson; father, Roland Hayes Jones; grandmother, Gladys Goree Simpson.He is survived by mother, Ellen R. Johnson; sisters, Wendy D. Simpson, Tina King, Tunia Blunt and Patricia Jones; brothers Claude Lemont Simpson, Reginald Garrett, Ronald Hayes Edmonds and a host of aunts, uncles, nephews, cousins, and very dear friend, Deborah McClure.Funeral was held at noon Saturday, Dec. 8, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Kelvert Scruggs and Pastor Randy Jacks officiating.Burial was in Tyner Cemetery.Arrangements entrusted to Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave., 423-265-4414.