Ricky Neal Simmons
November 19, 1957 -
August 8, 2016

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It is with regret we announce the passing of Mr. Ricky Neal Simmons, age 58, of Flintville. Mr. Simmons passed away August 8, 2016 at Huntsville Hospital. He was a native of Lincoln County and son of the late Tom and Sarah Jean Patterson Simmons.

Mr. Simmons was an auto mechanic with Bill Penney Toyota of Huntsville. He was a member of the Flintville Cumberland Presbyterian Church and enjoyed wood working, projects at home and being outside.

Survivors include his wife of 18 years, Patsy Simmons; step-sons Chad (Marsha) Cantrell and Kelly (Meredith) Cantrell; granddaughter Morgan Poarch; step-grandchildren Luke, Ansley and Adalyn Cantrell; brother Tommy (Sheila) Simmons; and sisters Jill Durham and Lori (Mark) Edmunds. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Vanessa “Jojo” Simmons.

A private family service will be held at a later date. Burial will be in Flintville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Flintville Cumberland Presbyterian Church or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in memory of Mr. Simmons.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family of Mr. Ricky Neal Simmons.

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12 Comments

  1. Ira Adams

    Sad to hear of Ricky’s passing. Our prayers are with all the family and friends. Godspeed Ricky!!!

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  2. Tommy and Chevonda Page

    Heaven gained a beautiful Angel. Ricky you will be missed dearly. Always had a smile on your face, and never met a stranger. May God bless you and your family in this time of loss, and sadness. Rest in peace our friend. God please be with this family, and wrap your loving arm’s around them.

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  3. LaGay Horton

    Patsy thinking of you, and praying that the hurt will soon heal…I knew Rickey when he had Fayetteville Automotive.
    Such a sweet heart..Love you and if you need me just yell…

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  4. Tommy Terrell

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. RIP Rick.

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  5. Eric Coble

    Patsy, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Eric Coble and family

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  6. Randy Keel

    Great man with a good heart will be missed by all

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  7. Cindy Norman

    Patsy, I’m so sorry for your loss, words can not begin to say how sad I am for you, just remember I will keep you in my prayers and I love you.

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  8. Connie Tunstill

    I’m sorry Patsy, I sure will miss him. I’m praying for comfort at this time of sadness.

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  9. Robbie Norman

    So sorry to hear of Ricky’s passing. He was a good man. My Prayers to his family.

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  10. Betty Pogue

    Patsy I am so sorry for your loss. Ricky was a good man. Love you and praying for you.

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  11. the mcwithey's

    best friend, and neighbor, a person could ever ask for ,would do any thing for any body if he could’ he will be sorely missed.

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  12. Donna Tucker

    Patsy I’m so sorry for your loss .your cousin is here. Love you praying for you & family

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12 Comments

  1. Ira Adams

    Sad to hear of Ricky’s passing. Our prayers are with all the family and friends. Godspeed Ricky!!!

    Reply
  2. Tommy and Chevonda Page

    Heaven gained a beautiful Angel. Ricky you will be missed dearly. Always had a smile on your face, and never met a stranger. May God bless you and your family in this time of loss, and sadness. Rest in peace our friend. God please be with this family, and wrap your loving arm’s around them.

    Reply
  3. LaGay Horton

    Patsy thinking of you, and praying that the hurt will soon heal…I knew Rickey when he had Fayetteville Automotive.
    Such a sweet heart..Love you and if you need me just yell…

    Reply
  4. Tommy Terrell

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. RIP Rick.

    Reply
  5. Eric Coble

    Patsy, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Eric Coble and family

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  6. Randy Keel

    Great man with a good heart will be missed by all

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  7. Cindy Norman

    Patsy, I’m so sorry for your loss, words can not begin to say how sad I am for you, just remember I will keep you in my prayers and I love you.

    Reply
  8. Connie Tunstill

    I’m sorry Patsy, I sure will miss him. I’m praying for comfort at this time of sadness.

    Reply
  9. Robbie Norman

    So sorry to hear of Ricky’s passing. He was a good man. My Prayers to his family.

    Reply
  10. Betty Pogue

    Patsy I am so sorry for your loss. Ricky was a good man. Love you and praying for you.

    Reply
  11. the mcwithey's

    best friend, and neighbor, a person could ever ask for ,would do any thing for any body if he could’ he will be sorely missed.

    Reply
  12. Donna Tucker

    Patsy I’m so sorry for your loss .your cousin is here. Love you praying for you & family

    Reply

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