Carole R. Simpson, 73 of Newcomerstown, passed away Sunday, March 05, 2017, at Union Hospital, Dover. She was born Friday, October 21, 1943, in Columbus to the late Robert and Lillian 'Dunno' Strausser. She had worked in customer service and had worked for the State of Ohio for 10 years.

On June 26, 1982, she married Richard Simpson who survives. She is also survived by her six children, Dannette Bowers of Canton, Michael Simpson of Zanesville, Steve Simpson of Dover, Jessica Newman of Newcomerstown, Ryan (Helen) Simpson of Zanesville and Rochelle Simpson of Newcomerstown; and 10 grandchildren.

Funeral services were Wednesday, March 08 at 12 p.m. at the Addy Funeral Home with Rev. Charles Simpson officiating. Burial was in West Lawn Cemetery. Visitation was held Wednesday, March 08, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Addy Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at