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J.D. Simmons

February 5, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Monday, February 3, 2014
Services: 
Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 11:00am
Location: 
Parker County Cowboy Church, 5050 FM 5 in Aledo
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holland Lake Nursing Center, 1201 Holland Lake Rd, Weatherford, TX 76086.

J.D. Simmons, 83, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.
A celebration of life memorial will be held Saturday, Feb. 8 at 11 a.m. at the
Parker County Cowboy Church, 5050 FM 5 in Aledo with Rev. Robert Bastic officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holland Lake Nursing Center, 1201 Holland Lake Rd, Weatherford, TX 76086.
Mr. Simmons was born Sept. 3, 1930 to the late J.D. and Annie Simmons of Gonzales. He served 13 years in the Army National Guard Artillery Division as s first lieutenant. He had multiple careers with AT&T, American Manufacturing and was a bus driver for Aledo ISD.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Carolyn Harrill Simmons; son Gregory Simmons of Benbrook; daughters, Gaylia Simmons Hammond of Arlington,and Jenny Simmons of Fort Worth; grandsons, Jeff Bishop of Aledo, and Stephen Hammond and wife Liza Rodriguez Hammond of Fort Worth; granddaughter, Katy Hammond of College Station; sister, Leona Garner of Waco; brother, Walter Simmons and wife Shirley Simmons of Gonzales; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, November 4

  • AHS Varsity Girls Orange at Wichita Falls Varsity Tournament, Canyon West, 9:00 a.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Stephenville Henderson JH at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School at Stephenville Henderson JH;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, November 7

  • AHS Varsity at Cleburne, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 14

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Texas Girls Classic, Texarkana Country Club through Nov. 15

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