Marjorie Simpkins (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Mrs. Marjorie Joan Merriwether Simpkins entered into eternal rest on Thursday, October 7, 2010 in Hephzibah, GA. Her funeral will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 2:00 P.M. at Spears Grove Baptist Church in Wadley, GA with Rev. C.W. Stone officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Pallbearers are her sons, Aaron Merriwether, James Merriwether, Marc Dudley and John Dudley, along with Joe Lewis and Jayquane Harris. Her memory will forever live in the hearts of her daughter, Michelle Harris, Hephzibah, GA; five sons, Aaron (Janice) Merriwether and Damian B. Simpkins, Hephzibah, GA, James Merriwether, Brooklyn, NY, Marc (Candace) Dudley, Albany, NY, John (Tina) Dudley, Schenectady, NY; two sisters, Brenda Merriwether, Greenville, SC and Cynthia (Paul) DeVires; two brothers, Reuben (Jennie) Merriwether, Tamarac, FL and Oscar (Monica) Manley, Bronx, NY and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Hudson Mortuary, 144 Butts Street, Wadley, GA in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 12, 2010