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April 14, 2014

Frances Lee Simms

68; Charlestown

— Funeral services for Frances Lee Simms, 68, Charlestown, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 18, at Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown, with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. She died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at her home.

She was born March 22, 1946 to Elias and Ada Casey Whobrey, Louisville. She was an outreach worker, and a drug treatment counselor.

Survivors include her son, Kevin T. Simms, Charlestown; daughters, Tammy Pearson, Charlestown, Tina Haudek, East Pointe, Mich., Malissa Flanagan, Charlestown, Norma Smith, Charlestown, and Mary Simms, Charlestown; stepsons, Robert Simms, Missouri, Donald Simms, Sellersburg, and Michael Simms, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

 She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Thomas Simms, brother, David Whobrey, and sisters, Florida Roden, Anna Smith, and Betty Vestle.

Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. Thursday, and after 9 a.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

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