Mr. Michael Lefate Simmons, 50, of Blountstown, FL, passed away early Wednesday morning, May 8, 2013, at his home.
Michael was born in Calhoun County and had lived here all of his life. He worked for a while at Mowrey Elevator and was of the Protestant faith.
Survivors include one son, Michael Simmons, Jr., of Blountstown; one daughter, Jessica Coppock, and her husband, Timothy, of Clarksville, FL; two brothers, Troy Simmons of Port St. Joe, FL and Bill Simmons of Mississippi; two sisters, Melissa Wittig of Tallahassee, FL and Josephine Williams of Bay County, FL; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, May 12, at 2:00 pm (CDT) from the graveside at Magnolia Cemetery near Blountstown with Reverend R.L. Phillips officiating. Interment followed.
All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).