She was preceded in death by her parents, Mavis and Joan Dobbins, and a sister, Dolly Cochran.
Survivors include her husband, Bentley S. Simpkins; daughters Guinevere Wiggs, Kellie Simpkins, and Melissa Bolling; sons Aaron Bolling, Jr., and Chris Simpkins; 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; a special daughter, Chee Chee Sixbey; a special niece, Natalie Brown; and many other relatives and friends.
The family would like to thank Dr. Brooks and the staff of Blue Ridge Cancer Care for all their kindness.
The family received friends on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, at the Mullins Funeral Home in Radford, followed by funeral services with the Rev. Dennis Martin officiating. Interment followed in Highland Memory Gardens in Dublin.
Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
The Simpkins family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford.