George David Simmons, 63, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at his home. Service: 1 p.m. Friday at Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. George David Simmons, a lifelong area resident, graduated from Polytechnic High School in 1969. He worked in aircraft assembly at General Dynamics for eight years. George was a volunteer fire fighter
at Lake Worth Fire Dept. for 10 years, served as assistant chief for six years and worked in the Lake Worth Water Dept. for five years. He was a member of The Baptist Church at Park Glen for 18 years and has served on the Board of Trustees for two terms. George was preceded in death by his parents, Paul Edmon and Mary Williams Simmons. Survivors: His wife, Martha Jean; sons, Paul David Simmons, George Edmon Simmons and wife, Candy, Delbert Shane Simmons, William Albert Griffin, Jason Kirk Simmons, Joe Michael Simmons and wife, Rachael; brother, Billy Wayne Simmons; and grandchildren, P.J., Shelby, Terry, Aimee, Cheyenne, Tiffany, Madison, Cameron, Sidney, Austin and Caleb.