Orson Orlando Simmons, of Reservoir Road, Ashton Hall, St. Peter, entered peacefully into rest at age 75. Sunrise: September 9th, 1946 – Sunset: September 11th, 2021. Member of the Bethany Baptist Church, Mile-and-A-Quarter, St. Peter.
Devoted Partner of Cynthia Forde.
Father of Pernell Farley.
Step-father of Sherise Sivers, Orishas and Wendell Coppin.
Grandfather of Reonn Boucher. Step-Grandfather of Carlene and Merlese Coppin. Great–Grandfather of Amir Sobers-Boucher.
Brother of Doriel Sargeant, Bonita Archer, Randall Medford, Trevor, Harriett and Hazeline Griffith.
Uncle of Melissa, Theresa, Jason, Trequelle, Nikel and Riyad Griffith, Kirk Simmons, Kerry Weeks, Ryan Phillips, Jerald, Johnnovan and Johnelle King.
Cousin of Rhonda Boyce, Linda Goodridge, Andrew, Percill, Silvan Patrick, Thelma and Edwin Simmons, Jan Reed and Yvette Christian. Brother-in-law of Henderson Sargeant.
Relative of the Simmons and Griffith families. Friend of Phil Whitney, Eugene and Bernard Lewis.
The funeral of the late Orson Orlando Simmons leaves Earl’s Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy, on Friday, October 15th 2021 at 1:00 p.m. for The Bethany Baptist Church, Mile-and-A-Quarter, St. Peter where relatives and friends are asked to meet for the Service of Thanksgiving at 3:00 p.m.
Live streaming can be viewed via: https://remembering-loved-ones.live/OrsonSimmons
A private cremation will be held at a later date.
All Covid-19 protocols will be in effect, with a maximum of 25 persons allowed to be in attendance.