Jim Simmons

July 10, 1933November 26, 2018

Jim Simmons, age 85, of Denison, Texas passed away on Monday November 26, 2018. Jim was born July 10, 1933 in Quail, Texas to Curtis Molly Cagle and William Sanford Simmons.

Jim is survived by his wife, Juanita (Patterson) Simmons; Children Nancy and Gary Weber; Sherry and Charles Robison; Judy Dodd; Melinda and Terry Miller; Kenneth Jeffcoat; Wesley and Sherry Jeffcoat; James Simmons; Walter Simmons; Dani Simmons; Jimmy Simmons; siblings Walter and Barbara Simmons, Merle Holmes, Loma Hendrix, Lindel Bittick and Ivy Moore.

Jim married Juanita Patterson on December 21st, 1960 and they shared 57 years building a big beautiful family together. Jim was very active in the Masons and was a brick mason and worked for the Texas Highway Department.

Jim was preceded in death by; father William Sanford Simmons and mother Curtis Molly Cagle; sister Curtis Hill and Jean Brannen.

A visitation for Jim will be held Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. A funeral service will occur Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Bratcher Funeral Home, 401 W Woodard St, Denison, Texas 75020. A burial will occur Thursday, November 29, 2018 at Fairview Cemetery, 1501 Highway 91 N, Denison, Texas 75020.

Serving as pallbearers are Jon Lundberg, Dustin Moyer, Jon Becker, Tyler Becker, Matthew Haddox and Michael Jeffcoat.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Simmons family.


  • William Sanford Simmons, Father
  • Curtis Molly Cagle, Mother
  • Juanita Patterson, Wife
  • Nancy and Gary Weber, Daughter
  • Sherry and Charles Robison, Daughter
  • Judy Dodd, Daughter
  • Melinda and Terry Miller, Daughter
  • Kenneth Jeffcoat, Son
  • Wesley and Sherry Jeffcoat, Son
  • James Simmons, Son
  • Walter Simmons, Son
  • Dani Simmons, Daughter
  • Jimmy Simmons, Son
  • Walter and Barbara Simmons, Brother
  • Curtis Hill, Sister
  • Merle Holmes, Sister
  • Lindel Bittick, Sister
  • Ivy Moore, Sister
  • Jean Brannen, Sister
  • Jim leaves behind 32 grandchildren, 62 great-grandchildren, and 15 great-great grandchildren.

  • Jon Lundberg
  • Dustin Moyer
  • Jon Becker
  • Tyler Becker
  • Matthew Haddox
  • Michael Jeffcoat


  • Visitation Wednesday, November 28, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, November 29, 2018
  • Burial Thursday, November 29, 2018

Jim Simmons

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Becky King (Fairchild)

November 29, 2018

Wesley & family,

My heart and prayers go out to you and your family on the loss of your dad.

Becky King (Fairchild)

Debbie Neasbitt

November 29, 2018

Wesley and Family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.
Love ,
Bill and Rita Fairchild
Debbie Neasbitt