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Joe Marion Simmons

November 21, 1934 — May 29, 2023

Kennett, MO



Joe Marion Simmons, age 88 of Kennett, Missouri, passed away from this life on Monday, May 29, 2023, at NHC Healthcare in Kennett. Graveside services for Mr. Simmons will be conducted on Friday, June 2, 2023, at 11AM at Walnut Grove Cemetery, in Kenton.

He was born November 21, 1934, in Gibson County, TN; the son of the late Joseph Daniel & Eddie Pauline (Connell) Simmons. He retired from the US Postal Service after 35 years, then returned in the workforce, working at Jewel Supermarket. He also served his country with the US Army.

He is survived by one brother, Richard L. Simmons; cousin, Rose Hartwell; second cousin, Tina Privett; many first and second cousins; and friends. He was preceded in death by sister, Lorraine Simmons.

In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to your local food bank.

Karnes & Son Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Joe Marion Simmons.

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Friday, June 2, 2023

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