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Bobby Eugene Simpson

November 29, 1972 ~ April 6, 2021 (age 48)


Bobby Eugene Simpson, 48, of Battle Creek, Michigan, passed away on April 6, 2021 at the home of his sister who cared for him the past 3 years.

Bobby was born on November 29, 1972 in Harlan, Kentucky to Willie Mitchell and Darlene (Janssen) Simpson.

Bobby was a stocker at Jack's Grocery Store in Union City, Michigan for many years.
He loved playing the guitar and listening to music. He was very talented at fixing things mechanical. Bobby was an excellent artist. He loved hanging out with his good friends Ruby and Scott.

Bobby is survived by his mother; Darlene (Roger) Krontz of Athens, Michigan, his children; Alyssa Evans of Battle Creek, Michigan, Amber Phillips of Battle Creek, Michigan, Derrick Snyder of Battle Creek, Michigan, Bobby Jo Snyder of Battle Creek, Michigan, Alexes Simpson of Union City, Michigan and Bobby Simpson Jr. of Union City, Michigan; his 8 grandchildren; his siblings; Michelle (Christopher) Rivera - Everett of Battle Creek, Michigan, Kimberly Adamson of Fayetteville, Arkansas and Victoria Ellison of Harlan, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his father Willie Simpson.

A Celebration of Bobby's life will be held at a later date.

Memorials contributions are requested to Grace Hospice.

Arrangements were entrusted to Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services 2838 Capital Ave. SW Battle Creek, Michigan 49015. Please visit to view the online obituary, to sign the online guestbook or to leave the family condolences.

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