Mrs. Shelby Jean Simmons, 83

Mrs. Shelby Jean Simmons, 83, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021.


A memorial service will be held at a later date.


Born on July 12, 1938 in Cornelia, GA she was the daughter of the late John Chambers and the late Winnie Mae Wilson Chambers. She was retired from Mar-Jac.


In addition to her parents, Mrs. Simmons is preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Leon Simmons; son, Vern Simmons,; daughter, Cathy Hancock; brothers, Richard Chambers, Guy Chambers; sisters, Louella Martin and Pat Sullens.


Mrs. Simmons is survived by her daughter, Sheryl Bruce of Gainesville; grandchildren, Allen Head (Shannon), Amanda Head, James Hancock (Courtney), Amber Hancock; 12 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren; sisters, Maxine Sullens and Cathy Jarrard both of Gainesville and a number of other loving relatives.


Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.


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Carolyne Bryant 2021-07-19 15:52:45
R.I.P sweet nanny we love you. You will never be forgotten Cody Jett loves you and Nevaeh untill we meet again
Patsy Howard 2021-07-19 18:56:45
I am so sorry prayers for the family Lord. Give them strength to go thru this trying time Lord be with Them in Jesus name I Pray Amen
Shirley Fuller 2021-07-23 16:58:26
Sheryl im so sorry to hear about mama. I will always remember her loving Isaac and I. She is in a better place now more pain and finally with Vern and Ericka. I will keep the family in my prayers. Love you.
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