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  1. I’m so sorry for your loss. I know it brings you comfort to know he’s not suffering anymore. I pray all of you will receive peace through the presence of our Lord.

  2. My hunting buddy for about the last 65 years. “But god will redeem my soul from the power of the grave, for He will recieve me.” Psalm 49:15

  3. Aunt Carolyn, Carol, Cathy, and Cindy, I’m so very sorry for your loss. Please know our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you now. Cherish your happier memories during the days and moments ahead.
    With our deepest sympathy,
    Janice and Mike Farr

  4. Our hearts and prayers are with the entire family. We have many special memories and feel the bond of friendship. Know that we always available if you need anything
    Love
    Rodney and Wayne Sawyer

  5. I have many of fond memories and great admiration for Billy Simpson. He’s going to be missed by everyone who knew him. Thoughts and prayers for all.

  6. I remember Billy and his family running Charles Simpson store in Barco. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed the life that Currituck offered during his lifetime. Prayers for the girls and family.

  7. Sorry for your loss, Cindy. Glad to be your new neighbors. Sonny has become a good friend in our short time living here.

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William Douglas Simpson

December 1, 2021

Barco – William “Billy” Douglas Simpson, 85, passed away December 1, 2021, in Elizabeth City. Billy was born to the late Charles and Kathryn Simpson in Currituck on February 23, 1936. In addition to his parents, Billy was also predeceased by his son-in-law, James Lupton; and brother-in-law, Al Fischer. He was a lifelong Currituck resident who loved hunting and was a commercial fisherman.

Billy is survived by his three daughters, Cathy Lupton, Cindy Youmans (Sonny), and Carol Brown (Tommy); four grandchildren, Kelly, Kevin, Christin (Justin), and Josh (April); and four great-grandchildren, Jaxson, Mya, Charlotte, and Ryker. He is also survived by his sister, Edna S. Fischer of Orangeburg, SC as well as many nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

A private graveside memorial will be held at a later date. Please express condolences to the family via the online register at www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.

Condolences

Alline Aydlett

I'm so sorry for your loss. I know it brings you comfort to know he's not suffering anymore. I pray all of you will receive peace through the presence of our Lord.

Wayne Twiford Sr

My hunting buddy for about the last 65 years. "But god will redeem my soul from the power of the grave, for He will recieve me." Psalm 49:15

Janice Farr

Aunt Carolyn, Carol, Cathy, and Cindy, I'm so very sorry for your loss. Please know our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you now. Cherish your happier memories during the days and moments ahead. With our deepest sympathy, Janice and Mike Farr

Brian Youmans

Rest in peace Billy, my condolences to Cindy, Cathy, Carol, Kevin and the rest of Billy's family.

Rodney Sawyer

Our hearts and prayers are with the entire family. We have many special memories and feel the bond of friendship. Know that we always available if you need anything Love Rodney and Wayne Sawyer

Glenda Bess

So sorry to hear of Billy’s passing. Sending thoughts & prayers to the family!

Marvin Fulcher

So sorry to hear of Billy’s passing. May he Rest In Peace..you are all in my thoughts and prayers!

Billy Wright

I have many of fond memories and great admiration for Billy Simpson. He's going to be missed by everyone who knew him. Thoughts and prayers for all.

Rodney Kight

I remember Billy and his family running Charles Simpson store in Barco. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed the life that Currituck offered during his lifetime. Prayers for the girls and family.

Jim Gervais

Sorry for your loss, Cindy. Glad to be your new neighbors. Sonny has become a good friend in our short time living here.