Alice B. Simpler, 84

Alice B. Simpler, 84, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away Sunday, March 30, 2008, at home. She was a member of St. George’s United Methodist Church in Clarksville, Del. She was a very easy-going lady who always had a smile and loved farming, shopping and family dinners.

Simpler was preceded in death by her parents, Edgar and Annie Layton Hudson; husband, Elmer Linford Simpler Sr.; son, Elmer Linford Simpler Jr.; daughter, Ethelyn Ann Mitchell; and sister, Ethelyn Hudson Derickson. She is survived by a son, Edgar A. Simpler of Dagsboro; a granddaughter, Penny Smith and her husband Steven of Millsboro, Del.; two great-grandchildren, Journey and Destiny Smith; special friend and caregiver, Terry Cox; and close friend, Lois Dolby.

Funeral services were scheduled for Wednesday, April 2, 2008, with interment in St. Georges United Methodist Church Cemetery in Clarksville.