Hi Cynthia:I am so sorry Cynthia, I do not have hardly any information the the Runnels family. I married Ronald R. Runnels of Bude, Mississippi. His mother was Mattelle Stamps from Brookhaven, Ms.His fathers name was A. A. Runnels, don't know where he was from.He died long before we were married. Their children: Lyntine Runnels, died young from a fire. Helen Runnels, married Don Rassner Joyce Runnels, married Rhonda Williams then my husband. Sorry I don't know anymore,I don't think they came fromSimpson County.