Mary "Betty" Simmons, 91. of Route 1, French Creek, the Frenchton community, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012 ,at her home.
She was born Nov. 18, 1921, at Adrian.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Leonard G. and Laura Jane McCartney DeMastes; her husband, Otto James Simmons; and a brother and three sisters.
Surviving are her sons, James Leonard Simmons and wife, Constance, of Frenchton and Howard Dale Simmons and wife, Ketha, of Frenchton; sister, Lucy Mae Hoover of Buckhannon; four grandchildren, Todd Simmons, Tonya Miller, Scott Simmons and Tammy Whitlock; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Betty enjoyed sewing, quilting, embroidering, and her flower gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Tomblyn Whitescarver Funeral Chapel in Buckhannon, where services will be conducted Thursday, July 19, at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Cara Phillippi officiating. Burial will follow in Heavner Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblyn.com. Tomblyn Whitescarver Funeral Chapel of Buckhannon is in charge of the arrangements.