Shirla Mae Trammell Babb Young Simpson passed away October 22, 2018
Shirla Mae Trammell Babb Young Simpson, 82 of Batesville, Arkansas, was called home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, October 22, 2018. She was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.
She had many jobs in her life. She worked for Wayne Raney Records, CIeburne County Sheriff's Office, Dr Wayne Smith, Martin Lumber Company and Concord Specialty Corrugated. Her favorite work was the volunteer work she did as the Newsletter Editor for the Arkansas Bluegrass Association.
She was born to Lonnie and Dollie (Huggins) Trammell on December 1 ,1936. In addition to
her parents, she was preceded in death by three husbands whom she love dearly: Cecil Babb,
Leslie Young, and Dale Simpson; her brothers Ralph, Ray, Buel, Kenneth and Laverne
Trammell and one sister Lorene Six. She was also preceded in death by one grandson Robert
Babb and two step-grandsons, Joey Pickett and Eric Simpson.
Those left to cherish her memory are her children: Larry (Robin) Babb, Don (Karen) Babb, and Susan (Gary) Thomas; step-children Jenelle Pickett (Wick Marvin), Brenda (Terry) Wyhs, Dale (Cleda) Simpson, Mike (Starla) Simpson, Claude (Phyllis) Whited; grandchildren Jennifer Taylor, Joey Babb, Daniel Babb, Scott Thomas, Clint Thomas and Jamie Anderson; great-grandchildren Caleb, Isabell, Sharissa. Ellie and Kyson.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 5:00pm-7:00pm at the North Heights Church of Christ with funeral services following on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 10:00am. with Don Gregory and Alex Mills officiating. Interment will follow in Shiloh Crossroads Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Clint Tomas, Scott Thomas, Daniel Babb, Joey Babb, D Ie Simpson and Claude Whited.
Honorary Pallbearers are Dr. Wayne Smith and the staff and residents of Eagle Mountain Assisted Living.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Children's Home, Inc., 5515 Walcott Rd,
Paragould, AR 72450.
Arrangements are by Olmstead Funeral Home. www.olmstead.cc