Born 8-19-1946 -- Died 4-24-2007
Milton V. Simmons, age 60, of Alton, Mo., was born Aug. 19, 1946, and died April 24, 2007, at his home.
He is survived by: his wife, Bernie of the home; his mother, Edna Ruth Simmons of Alton, Mo.; four daughters, Michelle Moore and husband Clay of East Point, Fla., Melonie Simmons of Carrabelle, Fla., Eve Jones and husband Steve of Springfield, Mo., Shelly Amerson of Pomona, Mo.; three sons, Van Simmons of Carrabelle, Fla., Nick and Freedom Ceresini both of Alton; six brothers, Charles Simmons of Santo, Texas, Luke, Jerry, Elevin Sammy and Calvin Simmons all of Alton; four sisters,?Jenesce Shepard of Chico, Texas, Jenell York of Koshkonong, Mo., Jenene Hall of Doniphan, Mo., Jenette Kirkpatrick of Alton, Mo.; 11 grandchildren, Ciara Moore, Ray Kimbrough, Zach Kimbrough, Grayson Wooldridge, Courtney Jones, Russell Simmons, Vanessa Simmons, Emily Range, Dayton Wright, Jade Bounds, Zoe Bounds; and numeorus other relatives and friends.
Preceding him in death was his father, Louie Leroy Simmons and one grandson, Ellis Simmons.
Services were held on April 27 at the Clary Chapel. Burial, with full miliary honors followed in Fryatt Cemetery with arrangements by the Clary Funeral?Home of Alton.