Dedicated to Friends, Past and Present


Daniel Louis Simpson passed away on July 30, 2022. He was born March 7, 1951, in Okeene, Oklahoma. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Melinda Ann Simpson, his son Travis (Anita) Simpson and daughter Danna (Taylor) Williams. He is also survived by his grandchildren Cole Simpson, Alli Simpson, Sutton Williams, and Abe Williams, his brothers Bill Simpson and Larry Simpson.

Dan is preceded in death by his parents William Harry Simpson and Evelyn Marie Simpson.

A service in honor of Dan will be held at Donelson Church of Christ on Saturday, August 6th at 11am. Visitation will be held on Friday, August 5th from 4pm-7pm at Donelson Church of Christ and again from 10-11am on Saturday prior to the service.

Dan proudly served his country as a pilot in the United States Navy. He then flew commercially, joining Southern Airways in July 1979 and retired from Delta Airlines.

Dan was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and son. He devoted his life to his family, friends, and his Lord. Dan was an avid golfer. He loved to make pancakes for his grandchildren and watch them play sports. He will lovingly be remembered for his desire to spend every moment he could with his precious family and friends.

To honor his legacy, donations can be made to:
Wounded Warrior Project or Alzheimer’s AssociationFond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Simpson family.

Daniel Louis Simpson
March 7, 1951 - July 30, 2022