Monday, September 2, 2013
Evelyn Hilah Muckenfuss Simmons, 90, of Charleston, S.C., widow of Leroy Simmons, passed away on Friday, August 30, 2013 at Tidelands Community Hospice House.
Born on August 2, 1923, in Seneca, she was the daughter of the late John Hancock and the late Josie Britt Muckenfuss.
Mrs. Simmons was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Charleston.
She enjoyed shopping and spending time with her family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include one daughter, Delores Cherry (John) of Georgetown; two grandchildren, Jack Cherry of Chapin and Jason Cherry (Jennifer) of Georgetown; five great-grandchildren, Kristen Parker, John Michael Cherry, Caroline Cherry, Mary Cecile Cherry and Claire Cherry; one brother, Howard Muckenfuss Jr. (June) of Ridgeville; one nephew, George Muckenfuss III; and one niece, Gaye Muckenfuss.
She was preceded in death by one grandson, John G. Cherry.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, September 2, 2013 in the Graham Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Timothy Crabtree officiating.
Burial will follow in Cummings Chapel Cemetery at 2 p.m.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday at Graham Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made Tidelands Community Hospice House, 2591 N. Fraser St. Georgetown, SC 29440 or to Cummings Chapel Cemetery PO Box 351 Ridgeville, SC 29472.
Graham Funeral Home of Georgetown is in charge of the arrangements (www.grahamfuneralhome.org).