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1 of 4 | Posted by: kelsey Lunsford - canon, GA

“Ed you are in my thoughts and prayers during all this. You to Lynn. Thank you guys for bringing me into your mother's life. She was an awesome lady....Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Jessica Sparks - Toccoa, GA

“Sorry to hear of Ophelis's passing,,She was a sweet lady. ”
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“Prayers up for the family..so sorry to hear this ”
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Mrs. Ophelia Hix Simpson, age 69, of Toccoa, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

Born September 28, 1948 in Toccoa, she was the daughter of the late Victor and Sara Hilley Hix.

She was a member of Destiny Fellowship in Bowersville, GA and was retired from Coats and Clark. Ophelia was also a home health caregiver.

Family members include sons, Wade Segars of Maysville, James Ed Segars, Robert Jeffery Segars, and Larry Ramsey all of Toccoa; daughters, Lynn Ballenger of Carnesville and Becky Ramsey Coker of Red Hill; brothers, James Hix and Ernest Hix both of Toccoa; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, David Segars, second husband, William Taylor Ramsey, and by her third husband, Clyde Harrison Simpson.

Graveside services will be held at eleven o'clock Friday, April 20, 2018 at Roselane Cemetery.

The family will not have a formal visitation.

The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers; Larry Ramsey, Wade Segars, Chris Lewis, Nate Segars, Jonathan King, and Jamie Hix.

James Hix, Ernest Hix, Ed Segars, and Jr. Kensley will serve as honorary pallbearers.

The family respectfully ask that in lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Whitlock Mortuary to help with funeral expenses.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.whitlockmortuary.net

Whitlock Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

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