BICKLEY — Mr. Walton Ray Simpson, Jr., 67, died Thursday night, March 26, 2020, at his residence in Bickley. A 1970 graduate of Ware County High School, Simpson was a native and lifelong resident of Ware County. He attended Young Harris College, Valdosta State University and the University of Georgia, and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Simpson owned and operated Walt Simpson C.P.A. He was a member of Bickley United Methodist Church. Simpson loved to fish and cook for his family and friends of the Bickley Community. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, and he will be greatly missed by all. Simpson was preceded in death by his parents, Walton Ray Simpson, Sr. and Elizabeth Betty Frier Simpson; and his niece, Corri Crosby. Survivors include three children, Jennifer Stone (Mark) of Hoboken, Jake Simpson (Terri Lynn) of Bickley, and Brian Hodge of Dublin; 10 grandchildren, Jackson, Hudson and Raeann Stone, Ryleigh, Ryann, Rylynn and Braxton Simpson, Cammie, Landon and Aiden Hodge; one brother, Bill Simpson (Nina Gail); one sister, Beth Carter (Doug); and two nephews, Ethan Crosby and Aaron Simpson. A private graveside service will be held at Oak Grove Cemetery in Bickley. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Bickley United Methodist Church, 8049 Old Nicholls Hwy, Nicholls, GA 31554. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com. Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.