SNEADS FERRY -- Myrtle Simmons, 84, of Sneads Ferry died April 26, 2014, at Vidant Inpatient Hospice, Greenville.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3 at Jenkins Chapel, Sneads Ferry.
She is survived by her daughters, Daisy Smith, Bettie Ashford (William Ashford Sr.), both of Sneads Ferry, Linda Simmons of Bronxville, N.Y., and Edith Simmons of Brooklyn, N.Y.; sisters, Susie Shepard of Hampstead and Jessie Wildgoose of Rocky Mount; eight grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, please send all donations to the Leukemia Foundation, 401 Harrison Oates Blvd., Suite 200, Cary, NC 27513.
Condolences may be left at saundersfh.com.
Saunders Funeral Home Inc
210 Bell Fork Rd
Jacksonville, NC 28540
Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Apr. 30 to May 3, 2014