Carolyn Denise Simmons

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Carolyn Denise Simmons was born January 15, 1970 in Lone Star, Texas.  Her parents were L.C. Simmons, Jr. and Linda Simmons.  She accepted Christ at a young age and was a current member of Living Green Baptist Church in Pittsburg, Texas.  She lived and grew up in Hughes Springs, Texas.  She was a member of Hughes Springs High School; graduating in 1988.  She attended Wiley College where she earned a certificate as a Teacher's Aide at Hughes Springs High School for several years.She worked at U.S. Steel for 17 years.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her father; her brother, Kendrick Simmons; grandfather, L.C. Simmons, Sr.; grandmother, Lorene Simmons; and uncle, Winfred Simmons.

She leaves to cherish he memories; her mother, Linda Simmons; son Danny Terry, Jr.; daughters, Lakendria Simmons, Regina Everett, and Malayah Everett; brothers, Erick Simmons and Greg Simmons; sister, Shameca Mathis; and a special friend, Johnny Hashaway.

She was blessed to have so many nieces, nephews, cousins and extremely close relatives and amazing friends who will also miss her so much.

Services for Carolyn will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, January 9, 2021 at Hughes Springs Community Church in Hughes Springs.  Burial will follow at Mt. Pilgrim Cemetery in Lone Star under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs.

There will be a time of visitation from 12:00 noon until 7:00 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home in Hughes Springs.


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  1. Carolyn will always be remembered as the kind, lovable, beautiful person she was. My sincere condoleances to her family. Rest in peace, sweet girl.

  2. To my sister in law, my great nieces and my nephews . Aunt Faye just want to let you all know I love you all. Linda I still love you as a sister. There are no words. I can say that Carolyn was the same every time you saw her, and always trying to help.🙏


  4. Our hearts go out to you and your family for the loss of Carolyn. Every time I came in contact with her, her smile could lite you up. She was a good person and I know she will be dearly miss. Our prayers be with you in the name of Jesus. Amen.

  5. Lord, I’m heartbroken. You were such a beautiful person inside and out. God’s garden is blossoming. Heaven gained a great one. May you Rest in eternal peace Carolyn. To her family, I’m so sorry…you have my deepest sympathy and condolences. Prayers for all. Sekeitha Horsley-Jones….but your mom called me Keitha????

  6. Rick, just wanted to let you know my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. I'm sure Carolyn are dancing together. Praying you feel God's arms and peace at this time.

  7. My condolences and prayers to the family so sorry for the loss of such a sweet and beautiful person she will truly be missed

  8. Praying for family and friends, Mrs. Carolyn was always so kind and could make anyone laugh, she will be deeply missed.

  9. My condolences to the family words cant express how my heart is heavy right now RIP SWEET LADY AND REST EASY

  10. me and both my daughters, bria and angie, are brokenhearted to hear about this. carolyn was so sweet to 'em when we lived next door to 'em. my kids were little and they just loved to play with her. we've loved her since way back then. sending prayers to her family. she'll truly be missed

  11. To the Simmons family and her children. I was saddened to hear about the passing of Carolyn & I pray God grants you all peace during this difficult time anyone who knew Carolyn knew that she had a big, big heart and always had a smile. I thank you for always being kind and accepting no matter what you will be truly missed. Rest On until we meet again.

  12. Will miss you Carolyn looking at your recipe on Facebook my love go out to your family. Co worker Carolyn Cook

  13. Our prayers are with you family. We the Simmons family are praying for God to uplift and carry y'all during this time of your loss. We love y'all.

  14. Oh my gosh the sweetest, most precious person I ever met. Her girls follow close in her footsteps. Please know that all her family and friends are in my thoughts and prayers. May God ease your grief and comfort you in the days ahead.

  15. Yes Love you will be greatly missed. I've looked to her as Sissy. She blessed me with beautiful nieces and was always caring. See you later Sissy.

  16. My sincere prayers and deepest condolences to the family and friends. I pray that God's Covering of Love, Comfort and Peace be with you all!🙏?

  17. Sending my dearest sympathy to the family. I pray that God strengthen and comfort you during this most difficult time.

  18. This was one beautiful & unselfish young lady. She will be missed sorely. Thanks to God for allowing me the honor of being a friend & a coworker of Carolyn. Rest in peace.

  19. Praying that God's comforting spirit will encircle you today and in the days ahead.
    Georgia Traylor-Julien,
    Dallas, TX

  20. During this difficult time try remember Proverbs 3:5, Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not rely on your own understanding. My family and I will be praying for you all, so sorry for your loss. I very blessed and honored to have known such a sweet and loving woman. You will be missed.

  21. Our sincerest sympathy to Greg and family, may God wrap his loving arms around this family and comfort their bereaved hearts, in Jesus name 🙏

  22. To the family our condolences are with y’all praying that give y’all strength and mend all broken heart. Praying if there anything we can do we are here. Trust god praying for family .

  23. Sending my deepest condolences to your family praying the Lord give you strength to endure the days ahead. Hold tight to your memories of your sweet mother.

  24. Carolyn's earthly worries are behind her and although the pain of your loss eases with time, her place can't be filled. I pray the times you miss her are eased by the fun and happy times you shared together. Until ya'll see each other again, hear that laugh and see that smile. God Bless you all.

  25. Linda, words cannot express just how sorry I am for the loss of your precious daughter. I can't say that I know your pain because I haven't experienced the loss of a child.only God can heal and deliver you in your time of sorrow. He can strengthen you as you go through this trying time so remember to look to Him for strength, peace, and comfort and He will see you through.
    With Deepest Condolences,
    Katrina Higgins

  26. To the family our condolences are with y’all praying that give y’all strength and mend all broken heart. Praying if there anything we can do we are here. Trust god praying for family .

  27. I’m so sorry for your loss. Had some good times following our girls in basketball. Praying for the family.

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