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Charles Albert ‘Billy’ Simmons, 86

Posted on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 8:00 am

Simmons, Charles Albert ‘Billy,’ 86, of Moore County, passed away Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 at his residence. A native of Moore County he was the son of the late Finis Roy Simmons and Nora Smith Simmons. He was a guitarist and music teacher. Mr. Simmons was a US Army Veteran, loved music, playing the guitar and spending time with his grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Agnes Carol Simmons of Moore County; son Edward Simmons and his wife Terri of Lynchburg; granddaughter Erin Simmons; and a grandson Ethan Simmons. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Burt Douglas Simmons and sisters, Blanche Simmons and Maude Morris. Service was held Saturday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. at Lynchburg Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Cameron Ray officiating. Burial followed at Rose Hill Cemetery in Tullahoma. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Good Samaritans, 210 East Grundy Street, Tullahoma, TN 37388. For online guest registry, visit <>. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.