Obituary – Eunice M Simmons


Eunice M Simmons

March 31, 1916 – February 26, 2014
Age: 97
Residence: Forsyth, MO

Eunice Marie Simmons, 97, Forsyth, MO

Eunice Simmons passed away on Wed., Feb 26, 2014, at the Forsyth Nursing & Rehab Center in Forsyth, MO. She was born March 31, 1916, at Kissee Mills, MO., the daughter of Samuel Edgar and Eliza (Johnson) Arnold.

Eunice was a longtime resident of Taney County, and a charter member of the First Baptist Church of Forsyth. She graduated from Forsyth High School class of 1934, and worked for the Forsyth School district for 9 years as a cook.  Eunice married Don Simmons June 6, 1937, they were married 44 years.

Survivors include daughters Marcia M. Cook of Taneyville, MO., and Linda K. Lumley and husband Greg of Ava, MO.; daughter in-law, Alexis Simmons of Forsyth, MO; 11 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 8 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Don; sons, Gary Wayne Simmons, and William Ray Simmons; sisters, Eula Casey, Adelia Menter, and Martha Freeman; and brother, Forrest Edgar Arnold;  son in-law, Price Cook.

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