In loving memory of

Christine Simpson
March 22, 1962 - October 12, 2020

Christine Simpson, age 58, of La Grange, MO, died Monday, October 12, 2020, at 2:50 a.m. in her home.

Christine was born March 22, 1962 in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, a daughter of Richard and Ruth Myers Rockwell. She married Daniel Simpson on January 13, 1990 in Waco, TX. He survives.

Christine was a 1980 graduate of Quincy High School. Christine had operated her own home daycare in her younger years.

She enjoyed reading and collecting dragons. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandbabies, and taking annual girl trips to Galveston, TX for Mardi Gras with her sister.

In addition to her husband, survivors include three children: Josh (Krissi) Matson of Quincy; Christopher (Julie) Matson of Peoria, IL; and Trent Matson of Lagrange, MO; 14 grandchildren; her sister, Debbie (Steve Cowser) Keefer of Quincy; her brother, Rocky (Becky) Rockwell of Longview, TX; and two nephews: Cody Rockwell and B.J. Keefer.

Christine was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson, Sean Patrick Matson.

Christine was cremated as per her wishes, and there will be no services.

Memorials: Blessing Breast Center or National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.


Edward Leach wrote on Oct 18, 2020:

"Sorry for your loss Prayers for all. I have alot a great memories of Chris and Deb in our younger days always happy and out going."

Chris Horman wrote on Oct 15, 2020:

"Our thoughts and prayers be with you during this difficult time. Chris and David Horman"

Brian Cermak wrote on Oct 14, 2020:

"I have Many Happy Memories of the Entire Rockwell family. My parents were friends with Ruth and Rocky.....Ruth threw the best Christmas parties and made the best holiday punch!! Chris will always own a special place in my heart and memories....."