Jimmy Daniel Simmons


February 17, 1945 - January 06, 2019

Jimmy Daniel Simmons, age 73, of Jasper, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at Ridgeview Nursing Home.

Jimmy was a big, super Alabama fan, who loved his family and his friends and who never saw anyone's faults.  He loved Macedonia Baptist Church, Curry Football, watching westerns and all the cousins who visited him faithfully.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church in Curry, with funeral services following at 11:00 a.m.  Burial will be at New Hope Cemetery on the Sipsey Cut-Off Road.  Dale Jacks will officiate.

Mr. Simmons was preceded in death by his Father-Rex Simmons; Brother-Johnny Simmons; Grandfather-Gilbert Short; Grandmother-Essie Tidwell Short; Grandfather-James Luther Simmons; Grandmother-Lela Simmons.

He is survived by his Mother-Olene Simmons; Sisters-Sandra Gross (Greg) and LuAnn Bailey (Keith); Nephews-Joey Simmons, Scott Simmons, Micah Gross and Rusty B. Gross; Nieces-DeAnn Stuckey and Malia Jordan; Host of great nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Pallbearers will be Joey Simmons, John Rex Simmons, Rusty Gross, Micah Gross, Ty Black, Jacob Gross, Scott Simmons and Scottie Simmons.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper: 205-384-5571