Frances Simms

Frances Shannon Simms

Monday October 25, 1926 - Friday May 8, 2020
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Frances Shannon Simms, age 93, passed away May 8, 2020 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She was born in Paris, Kentucky on October 25, 1926 to the late R.S and Elizabeth McIntyre Shannon. Frances was a member of the Cynthiana Baptist Church.
Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of sixty-three years, Robert Simms; her brothers and their wives, R.L. (Ruby) Shannon and William (Imogene) Shannon.
She is survived by her children, Doug Simms of Lexington, Debbie (Rick) Wade of Versailles and Mary Beth (Bill) McNutt of Cynthiana; grandchildren, Patrick (Kelsey) McNutt of Cynthiana and Taylor Wade of Versailles and two great grandchildren, Grannis McNutt and Annabelle McNutt. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
A private graveside service will be held at Battle Grove Cemetery by Dr. Larry Bishop. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bluegrass Care Navigators, 1317 US Highway 62 E, Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031. View and sign the guestbook at
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Suzanne Parker

Posted at 03:05pm
I am so sorry for your loss. Losing a Mother is a very difficult ordeal. Prayers to the family.

Beckie Grear

Posted at 02:59pm
Doug, Debbie and Mary Beth I'm so sorry to hear of your moms passing. Hold tight to those special memories and each other.

Candi Philpott

Posted at 08:18am
So sorry for your loss, prayers for this family.

Alice Smiley

Posted at 05:38am
Mary Beth and family, I am so very sorry to hear about your mothers passing. My thoughts and prayers go out you and your family

Rita Saltsman

Posted at 08:51pm
Mary Beth, so sorry for the loss of your mom. Prayers and blessings for you and your family.

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