Shirley Ann Simmons, nee Simpson, 80, of Collinsville IL, born Friday, May 23, 1941, in Hickman, KY, passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2021; at Villa of Holly Brook Assisted Living in Collinsville, IL.
Shirley was a member of Sterling Baptist Church in Fairview Heights, IL.
Shirley was preceded in death by her:
Husband: Edward N. Simmons
Parents: Thomas Edgar and Lela, nee Burgess, Simpson
Sister: Martha Burton
Son in law: John Gravot
Great grandson: Isaac Mertens
Surviving are her:
Sherri (Michael) McCracken of Waterloo, IL
Diana Gravot of Millstadt, IL
Tracy (Kristi) Simmons of Laguna Hills, CA
James (Linda) Simmons of Maryville, IL
Shawn (Ashley) Gravot
Shannon (Kyle) Mertens
Memorials: Memorials may be made to Gateway Pet Guardians in East St. Louis, IL.
Visitation: Visitation from 10:00 am -1:00 pm, Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, October 9, 2021 with Rev. Ed Ingram officiating. Interment will follow at Valhalla Cemetery in Belleville, IL.