Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Wanda Ewing Simmons, 68, of Owensboro, KY

obit11OWENSBORO, KY -  Wanda Ewing Simmons, 68, of Owensboro, KY departed this life on November 9, 2011, at her home in Benton, AR.

She was born May 3, 1943 to the late Gilbert Martin Ewing and Georgie Dester Ralph. She was a Christian woman who dearly loved to sew, do crafts and shop, but most of all she loved to cook for friends and family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Author "Pete" Simmons; three brothers, Darrell Ewing, Butch Ewing, and Steve Ewing and two sisters, Gloriadean Ewing and Gail Cecil.

She is survived by a brother, Bobby Ewing and wife, Geri of Hot Springs, AR; six children, Sheree Sparks and husband, Darrel, Melody Renfroe and her fiancee Robert, Martin Beals and wife, Tammy, of Hot Springs, AR, Glenn Gibson and wife, Shellie of Hot Springs, AR, Carin Duvall and husband, Stacy of Benton, AR, Carmen Gibson and Chrissy and family of Hot Springs, AR; twelve grandchildren, Heathe Sparks, Jason Renfroe and wife, Nicole, Jenee Renfroe, Sam Beals, Megan and Haley Moore, Jackie and Heather Lanham, Sheena Gibson and Dallas, Katreena Gibson and Clayton, Jeremy Cambron, and Jonathan Cambron; seven great grandchildren, Jacob, Joscelyn, Jaleigh and Jordan Renfroe, Kori Beals, Jayden Freeman and Kenzy Moore, and her loving Shi-Tzu, Lacy.

Pallbearers are Jason Renfroe, Sam Beals, Darrel Sparks, Heathe Sparks, Coty Cecil, Austin Cooper, Dean Ewing and Dinky Pryor. Honorary pallbearers are Jeremy Cambron, Jonathan Cambron, Larry Ralph and David Simmons.

Services are at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, November 14, 2011, at the Chapel of James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory in Owensboro. Burial will follow in Rosehill Cemetery in Owensboro. Visitation is from 12:00-6:00 p.m. on Sunday and after 12:00 noon on Monday at the funeral home.

In Other News...

Business Spotlight - ProRehab Serves Communities in Two States

HENDERSON, Ky. (7/22/14) — With locations that include Madisonville, Henderson, Bowling Green and even Haiti, the… Read More

Fugitive From Another State Arrest

HENDERSON, Ky. (7/23/14) — On July 22, 2014, Joshua Culbreath was charged with being a Fugitive from Another State… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 22, 2014 3617

Madisonville Woman Charged With…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 21, 2014 2540

Five Sent to Hospital After Two-Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 21, 2014 1891

Business Spotlight - Painted Window Aims…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 21, 2014 1789

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - July…

in News by Madisonville Police Department
July 19, 2014 1740

Cash Mob Descends on Muhlenberg…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 22, 2014 3617

Madisonville Woman Charged With…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 23, 2014 1267

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 23,…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers
July 21, 2014 1159

Madisonville Fire Chief Announces…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 21, 2014 1109

Three Injured in Three-Vehicle Collision…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 19, 2014 1096

Local Hip-Hop Artist, Marack, Talks About…

in Top Stories by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 21, 2014 1223

Portion of Southeastern Parkway Closed…

in News by Beth Cecil
July 22, 2014 892

Alliance for a Drug Free Owensboro and…

in News by Carla Shelton
July 22, 2014 806

Daviess County Traffic Advisory

in News by Keith Todd
July 23, 2014 695

Owensboro Neighborhood Alliance Meeting…

in News by Sherry Girten
July 21, 2014 481

Strahan Selected as Cravens Elementary…

in Top Stories by Julie Ellis

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 21, 2014 2540

Five Sent to Hospital After Two-Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 21, 2014 1891

Business Spotlight - Painted Window Aims…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 19, 2014 1740

Cash Mob Descends on Muhlenberg…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 23, 2014 1188

Greenville Family Loses Home, Possessions…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 23, 2014 755

Swinging for Sadie Raises $6,000 for…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03