Departed this life November 20th, 2020. Willie Ernest Simpson, age 87, of Richmond. He is preceded in death by his wife, Wilnett Simpson and one daughter, Sharon Simpson. He is survived by six children, Sabrina Simpson, Jackie Clark, Regina Sayles, Brenda Reynolds, Gabriel Bradley & Willie Jr. Simpson; a host of grand and great grandchildren; one sister, Patricia Christian; a host of nieces among them devoted Valerie Hicks and Jessica Ruiz, nephews and cousins; and a host of daughters and sons- in- law, devoted sister in law Carolyn Simpson, brothers- in- law and a devoted cousin Mary Green. Remains rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home, 2011 Grayland Avenue where Mr. Simpson can be viewed Sunday from 11AM to 5:30PM. Funeral services will be private but can be viewed on Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home website. Interment Oakwood Cemetery.