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James Michael "Mike" Simmons

 

James Michael “Mike” Simmons, age 71, of Old Fort, North Carolina passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2022 at the John F. Keever Solace Center. A native of McDowell County, Mike was born on March 19, 1950 to the late Paul and Helen Hensley Simmons.

 

He is preceded in death by one grandson, Cody Brogden.

 

Mike’s life enjoyment was to mow grass, play golf and eat with his many friends. He was always working on his home projects.

 

Mike is survived by two children, Courtney Simmons Averette (Travis) and Scott Michael Simmons (Amber); one sister, Doris S. Grant (Larry); seven grandchildren, Madison, Lennox, Lillian, Andrew, Bryson, Bradley, Sierra and four great-grandchildren. Also surviving Mike are a special niece, Alison G. Dowdy and family.

 

In keeping with Mike’s wishes, no services will be held at this time.

 

Donations to express love and friendship for Mike and family to, The John F. Keever Solace Center.

 


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My name is michael sumerlin i have been looking for a mike simmons for many years. If by chance this is the mike i am looking if u would let me know i would really appreciate it. Mike and i went to electronics scool in 1966 to 1968 in greenville n.c. If this is who i am looking please call me 252-343-9243. Mike was a very close friend of mine.

michael sumerlin Jul 1 2022 9:49 PM

Mike was a great guy. Sending condolences to his family🙏

Irma Mar 24 2022 8:21 PM

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Justin allen Mar 23 2022 4:23 PM

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Sheila Allen Mar 23 2022 3:17 PM

The children in our neighborhood shared birthdays together . Nearly a dozen of us . I guess we were all pretty close. Happy Birthday Mike !! Love , Mary Lewis Jones and John Ronda Lewis,Jr.

marykatiejones Mar 19 2022 9:49 PM

We just heard of Mike's passing today he was a great person a lot of fun to be around. Doris and family our prayers for the. Coming days are with you.

Mike and Phyllis Ennis Mar 19 2022 3:36 PM

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Mike and Phyllis Ennis Mar 19 2022 3:31 PM

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