She was the daughter of the late Deward Simmons and the late Ada B. (Green) Simmons.
She is survived by one daughter, Tasha Phillips of Ledbetter; one step-daughter, Christy Parrish of Paducah; one son, Shaun Parrish, currently deployed in Afghanistan; eight grandchildren; one sister, Karen Sledd of Reidland; two brothers, Tommy Simmons of Smithland, and Larry Simmons of Smithland.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Deward and Ada B. (Green) Simmons; one daughter, Nikki Jo Carroll.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home, P.O. Box 492, Benton, KY
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at noon in the Chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton.
Rev. Joel Frizzell will officiate.
Interment will follow in the Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Paducah, KY.
Friends may call at the Collier Funeral Home in Benton after 10:00 a.m until the funeral hour at 12:00 noon.