October 2, 1940 – May 19, 2019
Gerald Arthur Simmons, 78, died Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. He was born October 2, 1940, in Brushton, NY., to Ronald and Dorothy Evelyn Mott Simmons. He was a member of Fredonia Baptist Church. He served in the U. S. Army and was a retired truck driver from Futorian and Action.
He is survived by his wife: Sylvia McMillen Simmons; 1 son: Christopher Simmons (Adrienne) of Corinth; 2 sisters: Grace Garland (Jack) and Helen Garland (Bill); 1 grandchild: Sean Caleb Simmons; and 3 nephews: Keith Mathis, Ferrell Mathis, and Jimmy Mathis.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and 2 brothers: Carl Simmons and Dale Simmons.
MAY 22. 10:30 AM
Vista Memorial Park
700 State Highway 15 South
New Albany, MS, 38652