Helen Simms
October 2, 1925 -
July 27, 2013

Visitation

May 28, 2013
5 - 8 pm

Service 

May 29, 2013
2:00 pm

Interment

Obituary

Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Simms, age 87, of Fayetteville, will be conducted Monday, July 29, 2013 at 2 pm in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Lincoln Cemetery beside her late husband James Virgil Simms. Mrs. Simms passed away Saturday morning at the Lincoln Medical Center.

Mrs. Simms was a native of Lincoln County, TN, the daughter of the late Kelcey Harvie and Annie Mae Kilpatrick Hollis. She was a seamstress for the Blue Ridge Shirt plant and a member of the Prospect Baptist Church. Survivors include her daughter Ann Marie (Charles) Simms McGehee of Flintville, TN, son Thomas F. (Carole) Simms of Parks City, TN, daughter-in-law Jerena Simms of Parks City, TN, grandson Craig (Renee) McGehee, granddaughters Stephanie M. (Barry) Watts, Michelle Simms, Mary Simms, great grandchildren Karli McGehee, Abbi Watts, step-great grandchildren Blake Vavak, Brea Vavak, brother Thomas Earl Hollis of Fayetteville, TN, sister Carrie Honea of Fayetteville, TN. Along with her husband and parents, Mrs. Simms was preceded in death by son Mike Simms, brothers James Harvey Hollis and Ronald Lee Hollis.

Visitation with the family will be Sunday from 5 pm until 8 pm at Higgins Funeral Home.

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3 Comments

  1. Mary Partin

    To the McGehee Families, with our sincere sympathy during this difficult time. May your memories comfort you always. Our prayers are with you all. God Bless.
    Mary & Teresa Partin, Willie C & Willow Deen McGehee, & Billy McGehee

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  2. Faye Bean

    I loved this dear lady all my life. Marie and tommy and Mile were blessed to have a Mother Like her.

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  3. Lori Thornton

    Mary & Family,
    We are thinking of you all, during your time of loss. Praying God can give you all strength, and comfort, now and in the coming days.

    Love,
    Chris, Lori, Austen & Wes Thornton

    Reply

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3 Comments

  1. Mary Partin

    To the McGehee Families, with our sincere sympathy during this difficult time. May your memories comfort you always. Our prayers are with you all. God Bless.
    Mary & Teresa Partin, Willie C & Willow Deen McGehee, & Billy McGehee

    Reply
  2. Faye Bean

    I loved this dear lady all my life. Marie and tommy and Mile were blessed to have a Mother Like her.

    Reply
  3. Lori Thornton

    Mary & Family,
    We are thinking of you all, during your time of loss. Praying God can give you all strength, and comfort, now and in the coming days.

    Love,
    Chris, Lori, Austen & Wes Thornton

    Reply

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