Terry Simmons

Terry Simmons

Tuesday, August 10th, 1954 - Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Terry Allen Simmons, 65, of Moneta, passed away on June 29, 2020. He was born in Virginia on August 10, 1954 to the late Jacob Lester Simmons and the late Ann Elizabeth Peters Simmons. Terry was also preceded in death by a brother Barry Simmons.

Terry is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Lorraine Simmons; daughter, Michelle Thompson (Michael); sons, Jeremy Gilbert (Amanda), and Johnny Thornhill (Sue); granddaughters, Chelsea Jennings, Cassidy Thornhill and Hannah Thompson; grandsons, Jeffrey Thompson and Joshua Thornhill; great grandchildren, Kinsley Ring, Kiersten Ring, Jackson Thompson and Cammie Thornhill; sister, Carolyn Brown Carter (Berkley); special uncle, Butch Peters; sister-in-law, Becky Deeds; fur baby, Lily Grace and several nieces, nephews and other loving family members.

The family would like the thank Donna and Anna Leigh of Gentle Shepherd Hospice for the care they gave Terry and Dr. Josh Morales and his nurse, Susan of Blue Ridge Cancer Center.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Oakey’s Vinton Chapel where a funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm. All other services are private.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to Gentle Shepherd Hospice.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Oakey's Vinton Chapel
    627 Hardy Rd
    Vinton, Virginia 24179
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 2:00pm
    Oakey's Vinton Chapel
    627 Hardy Rd
    Vinton, Virginia 24179
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Pastor Ken Butterworth


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D Maxey

Posted at 04:00pm
My condolences to Terry's family I was a friend of Terry 's for many years.Met him when he worked at Crossroads Shell. He was a fine man and will be missed by many


keith markham

Posted at 08:02pm
Condolences to the family terry was a child hood friend of mine from about the time I was 5 we fished and played football terry was a good man.

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