In Memory of

Shirley

Onalee

Simmons

Obituary for Shirley Onalee Simmons

Shirley (Lee) Simmons passed away on July 17th one day before her 96th birthday. Lee is proceeded in death by her husband Eldon J Simmons. Lee grew up in Detroit, MI. But lived in Independence, MO for over 60 years. Married to Eldon J Simmons for 74 years.

Lee had 5 children, 11 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren. Lee retired as a 4th grade teacher with the Kansas City Public School District in 1975, and enjoyed a long and happy retirement with her husband and family. Lee was a member of the Community of Christ church and was active in the church until her death.

Lee was much loved by her family and friends and will be greatly missed.