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Michael Eugene Simmons

1964 - 2021



     Michael Eugene Simmons, 56, of Carmi, passed away on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at Carmi Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.  He was born in Houston Texas, on October 22, 1964, the son of David and Bessie (Page) Simmons. Michael married Lori Martin on February 14, 2013. He worked as a farmer in the watermelon patches.  Michael enjoyed camping, fishing and tinkering on lawn mowers and small engines. He loved spending time with his grandchildren

    He is survived by his wife of 9 years, Lori Simmons of Carmi, IL.; his children, David Simmons of Carmi, IL., Elizabeth (Mike) Burch of Fairfield, IL.; two step-children, Clarissa Howell of CO. and Robert Howell III of KS.; his grandchildren, Makayla,  Hunter and Liam; his siblings, Sandra Mick of Crossville, IL., Cheryl Stanley of Waverly, TN., Scott (Teresa) Howard of Carmi, IL. and Richard "Pee Wee" Simmons of Carmi, IL. and several nieces and nephews. Michael is preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Tina Ridings; and a brother, David Simmons.

     A Celebration of Life will be held for Michael Eugene Simmons at a later date. Stendeback Funeral Home in Carmi is in charge of arrangements.

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Lori SImmons

June 28, 2021 8:23 PM

RIP Babe I love and miss you already so does David and Makayla 

Albert Pollard

June 28, 2021 7:20 PM

Prayers to the Simmons family,,,  A good man taken to early but the place he's going he will not have to worry about pain,,,,  Heaven is his new home now,,,   I didn't know Mike like i did PeeWee but what i did know of him it was all good,,, he will be missed by many that knew him,,,,

Willard Graham

June 28, 2021 5:59 PM

I am going to miss  him mike was a long time friend. I am so sorry to hear about  his passing I wish all the best for his family through this rough time

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