Virginia Simpson-Washburn

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Virginia Simpson-Washburn

December 20, 1934 - February 05, 2019

Virginia Simpson-Washburn Virginia Simpson-Washburn, 84, of Terre Haute, passed away Feb. 5, 2019, at her home. She was born on Dec. 20, 1934, to Maurice Gibbs and Olive Louis (Whitaker) Gibbs.
She was preceded in death by both parents; her husband, William Dennis Simpson; as well as her husband later in life, Wayne Leon Washburn; and sister, Patsy King (Donald) of Greencastle; as well as a grandson, Jeffery Simpson of Denver, Colo. Virginia is survived by her daughters, Deborah Brown (William) of Clinton and Julia McFarland (Philip) of Rockville; son, William J. Simpson; and granddaughters, Megan King (David) of Brownsburg and Jennilee McFarland (Robert Eberhardt); as well as her great-grandchildren, Isabella King and Gabriel King.
Virginia graduated from Bainbridge High School. She retired from J.C. Penney after 30 years working as a floor supervisor. She was a member of Union Christian Church in Terre Haute and the Wabash Valley Breast Cancer Survivors. Virginia was a devoted wife and loving mother.
Visitation for Virginia will be held at Samaritan Funeral Home at 2425 Wabash Ave. on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with services starting at 1 p.m. A private family burial will follow. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Hospice of Wabash Valley. Online condolences may be left at:
Published on February 7, 2019
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Joyce A Boyer
Feb 07, 2019
So sad to hear of the passing of this wonderful woman. She and I worked together at Penny's for several years. We have continued to keep in contact over the years. Actually she was the one whom hired me back in 1993. Have many great memories. Prayers for Comfort and Peace. Joyce Foster-Boyer.