Robert T. Simmons
Robert T. Simmons

April 15, 1927 - July 22, 2006
Born in Berrien County, GA
Resided in Hoboken, GA


Mr. Robert T. Simmons, 79, died Wednesday evening (July 19, 2006) at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah after an extended illness.
He is a native of Berrien County, but he lived almost 15 years in Morven, GA before moving to Hoboken 2 years ago. He was employed as a painter, mechanic and commercial fisherman many years ago.
He is the son of the late Rufus Simmons and Lillar Warner Simmons. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Matilda Sweat Simmons Burney; his second wife, Nora Ann Singletary Simmons; a son, Raymond Lee Simmons; two daughters, Martha Sue Simmons and Judy Lane Simmons; and two brothers, James Norman Simmons and Burnice Simmons.
Survivors include nine children, J. J. Simmons of Waycross, Mary Ann Dell of Waycross, Aline Johns of Moultrie, Robert Simmons (wife Jessie) of Callahan, FL, Gloria Oliver (husband Bill) of Hoboken, Robert Warner Simmons of Florida, Shirley Ann Simmons of Dublin, James Marshall Simmons of Sanford, FL, and David Michael Simmons of Altamonte, FL; 24 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday (July 22, 2006) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in New Prospect Cemetery in Manor. The family will receive friends 7 until 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
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Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Friday, July 21, 2006
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Music Funeral Home Chapel
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, July 22, 2006
2:00 PM
New Prospect United Methodist Church Cemetery
6752 Cornelius Rd.
Manor, GA US 31550
Saturday, July 22, 2006