Gwendolyn Simpson was born September 20, 1950, in Herlong, Ca, to her loving parents Jessie and James Williams.
Gwendolyn was raised in San Bernardino, Ca where she met her husband of 50 years Horace Simpson Sr.
She had five kids Jerome, Horace Jr (Michael), Derrick, Temeka, and Shabondy. She then became a foster parent and adopted her grandchildren Horace III, Christopher, Nicole, Monique, and Mahila of whom, as well as all her grandchildren she truly loved very much.
Gwendolyn was passionate about family and friends and she had a true personal relationship with Christ that was witnessed by many.
She opened her own business, a room and board/ sober living home, that specialized in helping the homeless/mentality ill get off the street. Nunna was not only well respected, but she was one you could go to for sound advice, comfort, and support. She never would turn you away.
Gwendolyn is preceded in death by her mother Jessie and father Jamesw, sister Alice Marie Nelson "Rea", great-grandmother Willie Bell Maxey, Aunts Jessie Haley, Jewel Windham.
She leaves to cherish her memory a host of family and friends.
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