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J.D. Simmons

February 5, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Monday, February 3, 2014
Funeral: 
Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
Parker County Cowboy Church, 5050 FM 5 in Aledo
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holland Lake Nursing Center, 1201 Holland Lake Rd, Weatherford, TX 76086.

J.D. Simmons, 83, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.
A celebration of life memorial will be held Saturday, Feb. 8 at 11 a.m. at the
Parker County Cowboy Church, 5050 FM 5 in Aledo with Rev. Robert Bastic officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holland Lake Nursing Center, 1201 Holland Lake Rd, Weatherford, TX 76086.
Mr. Simmons was born Sept. 3, 1930 to the late J.D. and Annie Simmons of Gonzales. He served 13 years in the Army National Guard Artillery Division as s first lieutenant. He had multiple careers with AT&T, American Manufacturing and was a bus driver for Aledo ISD.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Carolyn Harrill Simmons; son Gregory Simmons of Benbrook; daughters, Gaylia Simmons Hammond of Arlington,and Jenny Simmons of Fort Worth; grandsons, Jeff Bishop of Aledo, and Stephen Hammond and wife Liza Rodriguez Hammond of Fort Worth; granddaughter, Katy Hammond of College Station; sister, Leona Garner of Waco; brother, Walter Simmons and wife Shirley Simmons of Gonzales; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday, September 9

  • AHS Varsity vs. Everman at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Burleson Kerr MS, Scrimmage;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr MS at Aledo MS, Scrimmage;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Richland;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

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