Lillian Simmons Obituary

Lillian May Simmons
Lillian May Simmons

October 2, 1919 - April 23, 2007
Born in Cortland, OH
Resided in Cortland, OH
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Lillian M. (Morrison) Simmons, age 87, of Cortland, Ohio, died Monday, April 23, 2007, at the Cortland Healthcare Center in Cortland, Ohio. She was born on October 2, 1919 in Cortland, the daughter of the late Clarence Morrison and the late Leona (Parthemer) Morrison.
A Lifetime resident of Corltand, Mrs. Simmons was employed by Denman Inc. Lillian was a member of and regularly attended, the Greene Community Church for most of her life. When she was a young girl she used to ride her pony to Church. She enjoyed singing in the church choir and was also the church treasurer for 15 years. The last few years she attended the Mecca Community Church. Lillian was a wonderful cook and loved cooking for her family & friends. She was well known for her delicious home-made bread, cinnamon rolls and pies. Lillian loved working out-side in her flower beds where she would work for hours. Her husband, Ermon K. Simmons, whom she married on Jan 24, 1940, preceded her in death on September 14, 1954. She is survived by her daughter, Vicky (Mark ) Starkey of North Bloomfield, Ohio. Three sons, Larry (Vicky) Simmons of Cortland, Paul (Barbara) Simmons of Cortland and John (Cheryl) Simmons of Cortland. Also surviving are eleven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother Robert Morrison and a grandson, Markie Starkey. Arrangements are being handled by Shafer-Winans Funeral Chapel, 164 North High Street, Cortland, Ohio, where the family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, April 25, 2007. Funeral service will be at Shafer-Winans Funeral Chapel at 11:00 AM Thursday, April 26, 2007. Interment will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Greene Township, Ohio




Shafer-Winans Funeral Chapel
164 N. High St.
Cortland, OH US 44410
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Shafer-Winans Funeral Chapel
164 N. High St.
Cortland, OH US 44410
Thursday, April 26, 2007
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Greenlawn Cemetery
Greene Township, OH US
Thursday, April 26, 2007
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM