Morrison resident and Warren County native Jerry Lynn Simmons, 47, was born Dec. 23, 1964 and died March 11 at River Park Hospital following a sudden illness.
An employee of Mike’s Tree Service, he was the son of Carroll Lynn “Chunky” and Martha Cox Simmons of McMinnville. He was married Aug. 9, 1986 to Rhonda Stair Simmons of Morrison. In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by two sons, Allyn (Crystal) Hodges of Knoxville, and Andrew Simmons of Morrison; daughter, Amanda Simmons of Morrison, and three grandchildren, Dominic Hodges, Allyssa Hodges and Kailynn Walker.
Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. today in High’s Chapel with Gary Stair officiating. Burial will follow at Grange Hall Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service today at High’s. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 14, 2012