Ricky Allen Simmons

December 3, 1959 ~ July 25, 2020 (age 60)



Ricky Allen Simmons, 60 of Whiteville passed on Saturday, July 25, 2020 in Lower Cape Fear Lifecare Center.  He was born December 3, 1959 in Columbus County, the son of Mrs. Suvon Formyduval Simmons of Holden Beach and the late Ervin Simmons.  

He was employed with the NC Department of Transportation Bridge Department.  Ricky was an avid hunter and dog lover.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Tammy Ikner Simmons; a son, Drake Simmons of Whiteville; his mother, Suvon F. Simmons of Holden Beach;  two brothers, Daniel Simmons of Charlotte and McRay Simmons and wife, Cathy of Fuquay Varina.

His funeral service will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at Peacock Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Willard McPherson.  Burial will be in the Millican Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Lifecare Center, 207 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, NC 28472.

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Funeral Service
July 28, 2020

2:00 PM
Peacock's Chapel
1227 S. Madison St.
Whiteville, NC 28472


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