SIMPSON, Michael Ray, age 73, of Estill Springs, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021, at his residence. He was born on Feb. 28, 1948, in St. Louis, Missouri, to the late Ernest Simpson and Betty Lou Busby Simpson. He served his country in the U.S. Army in Vietnam and was a machinist at Wisco Envelope. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing and watching the Titans and Kansas City Chiefs. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Janet Simpson; children, Mindy (Michael) Perry, Michelle Simpson, Marsha Davidson, Michael Lee Bauer and Johnny Ray Bauer; sister, Cathy Ranzini; seven grandchildren; and his beloved dog, GiGi. No services are planned at this time. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 First Ave. NW, Winchester, TN 37398, 931-967-2222, www.moorecortner.com.