Gary Simmons

Born: Mon., Feb. 19, 1940
Died: Fri., Mar. 8, 2019


3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Fri., Mar. 15, 2019
Location: Walker Funeral Home

Memorial Service

5:00 PM Fri., Mar. 15, 2019
Location: Walker Funeral Home

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Gary G. Simmons, 79, of Winchester passed away on Friday, March 8, 2019, at Reid Hospital in Richmond.  He was born on February 19, 1940, in Muncie, to James W. and Dortha L. (Delk) Simmons.

Gary graduated from Winchester High School.  He retired from OMCO Mould after 30 years.  Gary enjoyed fishing, camping, and NASCAR.

Gary is survived by his wife, Judith (Addington) Simmons of Winchester; four children, Teresa Simmons Study, Rodney Simmons of Muncie, Dwayne Simmons of Winchester, and Julie (Brent) Ross of Richmond; three grandchildren, Shayla (Aaron) Whittington, Aaron Burge, and Brody Ross; and two great grandchildren, Jackson and Wyatt Whittington.

          Gary was preceded in death by his parents; and a son, Tim Simmons.

          A service to celebrate Gary’s life will be at 5:00 p.m., on Friday, March 15, 2019, at the Walker Funeral Home in Winchester, with Angela Smiley officiating.

          Friends and family may call from 3-5 p.m., on Friday, at the funeral home.

Walker Funeral Home in Winchester is entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

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Neil and zcindy McHolland
   Posted Mon March 11, 2019
Dear Judy and Family,
We are very sorry for your loss. You will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers.
Take care,
Neil and Cindy McHolland

Bobby And Connie Bailey
   Posted Mon March 11, 2019
So Sad, Gary and I go way back many yrs, We had such great times, Prayers to the Family, To we meet again my great friend,

Bobby And Connie Bailey
   Posted Mon March 11, 2019
So sad, Gary and I go back many yrs, We hunted, Raced cars, Such great times . These days will be there to remember for ever, till we meet again my long time friend,

Diana Phillips Kerrigan
   Posted Tue March 12, 2019
Sorry for you loss. I have many memories of Gary from over the years. He was a nice person. Prayers and love for the entire family. God Bless you all.

Linda Prescott
   Posted Thu March 14, 2019
Dear Judy, Dwayne, and all the family. I was so sorry to hear this loss. My deepest sympathy is with all of you during this time. Thinking of you. Linda