Peyton LaRue Simpson, age 79, of Florence, KY passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2023. He is survived by his loving wife, Sharon Simpson (nee Patrick); daughter, Shannon Kennedy (Matt); sister, Jayne Wells; 6 grandchildren; Madison, MacKenzie, Mitchell, Ashley, Patrick, Christopher. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Tonya Arvin (2018). Peyton honorably served our country as a member of the United States Army. He served his community in many charities and organizations throughout his career as a CPA. He was known for his love of family, Kentucky basketball, bourbon and horses.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2023 at Middendorf Funeral Home (3312 Madison Pike, Ft. Wright, KY 41017) from 4:00 PM until the Funeral Service begins at 6:00 PM. Memorial contributions are suggested instead of Flowers to: St. Elizabeth Hospice 483 S Loop Rd, Edgewood, KY 41017 and/or Old Friends Farm: https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/oldfriends?code=Donate%20Now%20NFG. Online condolences can be expressed at www.middendorf-funeralhome.com