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Joseph "Sim" Simmons



1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Scales & Sons Funeral Home

11:00 a.m. - 12 noon on Thursday, May 31, 2012
First Baptist Church, 738 E. Castle St., Murfreesboro, TN

12 noon on Thursday, May 31, 2012
First Baptist Church

on Thursday, May 31, 2012
Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro, TN

Age 60, died at Stonecrest Hospital in Smyrna, TN. Joseph "Sim" Simmons is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Melbra Thompson Simmons; son, Jeremy "Tiko" Simmons (Kimberly); daughters, Jermetri Jerrie Simmons, Jovan (Eric) Turner; grandchildren, Kerry, Shatoriah, Shakita, Jaylon and Jade Simmons, Shamesha and Shelby Talley, Airykah, Kiyah, Elijah and Jayla Turner. He was preceded in death by one grandchild, Kasana Talley.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

PHONE: (615) 893-1313 - 24 hours a day

314 East State Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

P.O. Box 1371
Murfreesboro, TN 37133-1371