Simpson, Victor Lee
Birth: Tuesday, November 18, 1958 in Bastrop, Louisiana
Residence: Prince Frederick, Maryland
Death: Monday, June 04, 2018 at the age of 59
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Victor Lee Simpson, 59, of Prince Frederick, Maryland, died peacefully on Monday, June 4th, 2018. Born November 18th, 1958 in Bastrop, Louisiana, son of the late Louie Allen Simpson and Valdean Holland Simpson, he graduated from Ouachita Baptist University with a degree in psychology, followed by a masters degree from New Orleans Theological Seminary and a doctrine from Midwestern University. He spent 40 years as a pastor.
He married Janice L Simpson in 1984 and they spent 31 years serving churches in Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas, Oklahoma, and Maryland. They spent 13 years as pastor and wife of Emmanuel Church until Vic was widowed in 2015. Vic served Emmanuel for a total of 16 years.
He loved his family, friends, and his ministry. His passion was evangelical missions and he was a sought after teacher at ministers networks across the nation. He traveled all over the world to share his passion for Christ. He was known for his sense of humor and ability to make his preaching relatable to all who heard. They say the greatest gift you can receive in life is that of friendship. Vic leaves behind a legacy of being a selfless, giving friend to many people around the world.
He is survived by his two children; a son, Christian Allen and a daughter Victoria Leigh, both of Prince Frederick. He is also survived by a sister, Connie Patrick, and her husband Ed, of Bastrop, Louisiana and two nieces Karen Watson and Cheryl Watson of Shreveport, Louisiana.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, June 9th, 3pm, at Bethel Way of The Cross. Visitation will take place at 6pm at Emmanuel Church. The family asks that in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Emmanuel Church for their various missions projects.
Donations can be mailed to:
Emmanuel Baptist Church
PO Box 99
Huntingtown, Maryland 20639