By John Peters
January 26, 2014
Richard Gaither Simmons, 90, of Westfield, NC passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2014. Surviving to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 71 years, Dorothy Simmons; one son, Richard “Billy” Simmons and wife Kay Simmons. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, January 27, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at Brown Mountain Baptist Church with Rev. Eddie Carter and Rev. Raymond Needham officiating. The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at Cox-Needham Funeral Home from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M.