James Bryant Simpson

January 3, 1959 - April 27, 2019
James Bryant Simpson


James “Jim” Bryant Simpson, 60, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019 at his home in Leland, North Carolina.

James was born on January 3, 1959 in Alamance County, North Carolina to Freeman Simpson and Jody Loveday Bailey.

He attended Maury High School in Dandridge, Tennessee where he was raised. He moved to Leland , North Carolina where he owned and operated Tidal Taxi Company till his death.

He is survived by his mother, Jody Bailey; brothers, Keith Simpson ( Myra) and Mark Simpson; nephews, Chris Simpson ( Brianne ) and Ryan Simpson as well as 3 great-nephews.

A visitation will be held 2PM Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel with a funeral service to follow at 3PM with Rev. Otha Loveday, Jr. to officiate.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington NC 28403 910.791.9099

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019
3:00 PM

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1535 South 41st Street
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Visitation

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
2:00 PM

Wilmington Funeral Chapel - Directions
1535 South 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403
910-791-9099

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  • April 30, 2019
    Jackie Blake says:
    Mr. Jim will be missed. The front desk crew at the Best Western Plus Coastline will miss him and we have his family in prayer

  • April 30, 2019
    Brenda Sellars says:
    So sorry to hear about Jim. Praying that God will send comfort to his family!

  • April 30, 2019
    Bobbie Sellars Lowe says:
    So sorry to hear Jim has passed praying for you all

  • April 30, 2019
    Diane Lovell lit a candle:
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