Anna Margarette (Hart) Simpson, age 79, of Carlisle died Friday, August 9, 2013. She was a housewife and a beautician. Past president of the Lady’s Auxiliary in Beebe. She was a member of Hebron Methodist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Billy Joe Simpson; three sons Randy Simpson (Kelly) of Carlisle, Marty (Gretchen) Simpson of Potosi, Missouri, Mark Simpson of Carlisle; three daughters Sherry (K.G.) McCormick of Enid, Oklahoma, Shelia (Ted) Rankin of Little Rock, Michelle Strickland (Barrett Palsa) of Carlisle; twenty-four grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren; brothers Daniel, Paul, Bob Hart of Carlisle; sisters Mary Etta White of Cabot, Peggy Dehart, Grace Burleson both of Diehlstadt, Missouri, Martha Thompson of Sikeston, Missouri; Sharon Kay (Lyndon) Bell; Ricky and Aylene Simpson; numerous nieces and nephews; preceded in death by her parents Dan and Anna Hart, one daughter, Barbara Gail Simpson, a sister, Ella Mae Eason, one brother R.L. Hart.

Funeral services were Monday, August 12, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at Hebron Methodist Church in Carlisle. Burial was in Hebron Cemetery. Visitation was 5-8 p.m. Sunday, August 11, 2013, at Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe.

Arrangements by Westbrook, a Smith Family Funeral Home.