Mr. Fred Garlin Simmons, 86, a resident of Elkins, went home to be with his Heavenly Father Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Nella's Inc.
Friends may call from 6 until 8 p.m. today at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, from the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Eli Hostetler and Pastor Jamie Estep officiating. Interment will follow in Mountain State Memorial Gardens. Full military honors will be accorded at the gravesite by members of The West Virginia National Guard Honor Guard Program, H.W. Daniel's Post 29 American Legion and Tygart Valley Post 3647 Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mountain Hospice, 1600 Crim Ave., Belington, WV 26250, in memory of Mr. Simmons. Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Fred Garlin Simmons. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.