Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina
Mr. Calvin Levester Simpson, Sr. was born on May 26, 1961 in Laurens
County, South Carolina to the late Edd Simpson and Chicora Dandy
He attended the public schools of Laurens County, South Carolina and
was a graduate of the Clinton high School Class of 1981 in Clinton,
Calvin was employed with Kraft Foods in Newberry, South Carolina and
was formerly employed for twenty-five years with Clinton Mills in
Clinton, South Carolina.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his paternal
grandparents, Doug (Hattie) Simpson; his maternal grandparents; Lewis
(Lindy) Dandy; one sister, Hattie Bell Miller; one brother-in-law,
Ernest Sanders; and two sisters-in-law; Annie Simpson and Effie
On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, Mr. Calvin Levesteer Simpson, Sr.
passed from Earth to Eternity at Prisma Health of Laurens in Clinton,
he leaves to cherish his fond memories, his loving wife, Tiina Marlene
Motte Simpson of the home; two sons; Calvin (jennifer) Simpson of
Woodruff, SC and Tyris (Shann) Simpson of Greenwood, SC; one step
daughter, Brianna Motte of the Home; nine grandchildren; six brothers;
Johnny Simpson, Jake (Rosa Lee) Simpson, James (Patricia) Simpson,
Lewis Simpson, and Donnie (Ernestine) Simpson all of Clinton, SC and
Bobby (Brenda) Simpson of Newberry, SC; four sister; Leila (Thomas)
Anderson, Linda Sanders, and Betty (Nathaniel) Robinson all of
Clinton, SC, and Louise Simpson of Laurens, SC; a special niece, Kisha
Simpson; and his best friend, Curtis Watson; a host of nieces,
nephews, other relatives and friends who also loved him deeply.
Services for Mr. Calvin Lester Simpson, Sr., were held on Sunday,
November 1, 2020 at St. Vaughnville Baptist Church, Chappells, South
Carolina with Rev. Ray Pilgrim, officiating, with burial in Orchard
Park Memorial Garden in Clinton, South Carolina.
Sanders-Thompson Mortuary, LLC was in charge of “Caring For The Family.”