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Karen Ann Edmunds Simpson

July 22, 1958 ~ April 14, 2022 (age 63)

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Columbia County

Karen Simpson, 63, Grovetown, Georgia, entered into eternal rest on April 14, 2022.

Karen was born in Thomson, Georgia on July 22, 1958, grew up in Harlem, Georgia, graduated from Rabun Gap Nacoochee High School and lived most of her in Harlem, Georgia.   She worked with the Columbia County Health Department for twelve years and retired after 20 years of service with the City of Grovetown, Georgia.  Karen was Christian by faith and a member of Harlem United Methodist Church for many years and was a member of the Church Choir.  Karen enjoyed singing, cooking, taking care of babies and was the best devoted “K K” ever.  She never met a stranger, was very generous and especially loved spending time with her family and friends.

Karen was preceded in death by her parents, Barrett Meldeau Edmunds and Audrey Baggett Edmunds.  Her survivors include her husband, Scot Simpson; her children, Heather Cummings, Robby Cummings (Karen), Scot Simpson (Kirstie) and Jordon Simpson; her twin sister, Angie Edmunds Johnson (Jay); her brothers, Don Edmunds and Trent Edmunds; her grandchildren, Nathan, Ashlee, and Lucy; her nieces and nephews, Marquette, Micheal, April, Steven, Scott, James, Dallas, Whitney, Kaitlyn, Mary and Daniel; 14 great nieces and nephews and very close extended family Stephanie Carter, John, Alexis, Kaylee Ann and Cameron.

Her Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home, and her Funeral Service, being officiated by Rev. Daniel Adkins, will follow at 5:00 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home Chapel, 799 Cobbham Road, Thomson, Georgia.  Please visit www.beggsfuneralhome.net to sign the family’s personal guestbook.

In addition to floral offerings, memorials in her name may be made to the Lewy Body Dementia Association at lbda.org.

Friends will be received anytime and after the service at the home of Jay and Angie Johnson, 708 Sawdust Road, Harlem, Georgia.

The Family would like to express their sincerest thanks to Agape Hospice Care and Comfort Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation.

Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia is honored to serve the family of Karen Simpson.



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April 21, 2022

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Beggs Funeral Home
799 Cobbham Rd.
Thomson, Georgia 30824

Funeral Service
April 21, 2022

5:00 PM
Beggs Funeral Home Chapel
799 Cobbham Rd.
Thomson, Georgia 30824

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