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Larry Eugene Simmons
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  • Martin Luther Lutheran Church
    1605 Harbor View Road
    Charleson, SC 29412

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Charleston, SC 29414
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“Rest in Peace my Brother.I will always remember our road trips to Atlanta. Me, you, James & Carl, wow! good times. Like that one night we got pulled...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest in peace,Larry.I hope you are walking the fairways with Hugh. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Laura Veronee - Lake View, SC

“You love golf and always went to the Masters in Augusta Ga ,rest in peace Uncle Larry now you are walking with the Master of All! love you ! ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Katherine Newsome - Martinez, GA

“I ask Uncle Larry once what did he want to be remember for if he pass away. I don't know what made me ask that question. I guess all of the tours he...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Katherine Newsome - Martinez, GA

“Uncle Larry, enjoy the true freedom you now have. We will all miss you. Rest well. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Heather Fewox - Fort Mill, SC

Larry Eugene Simmons, 68, of Charleston, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Saturday, October 14, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, October 18, 2017 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 1:00 p.m. Interment, Live Oak Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. in the West Ashley Chapel.

Larry was born June 24, 1949 in Jefferson, Georgia, son of the late Jesse Ardel Simmons and the late Ethel Lee Smallwood Simmons. A Vietnam veteran, he honorably served in the US Army, and was a member of the Disabled American Veterans. He was a former member of the Charleston Elks Lodge #242 and a former president of the Gamecock Club. He later retired as a department manager for Seatrain Mediterranean.

He is survived by three brothers: Carlton E. Simmons (Judy) of James Island, SC, Harold David Simmons (Wanda) of Ft. Pierce, FL, and Ricky Allen Simmons (Linda) of Hollywood, SC; two sisters: Virginia Simmons Patterson of Augusta, GA and Betty Ann Simmons Fewox (Hiram) of Parrottsville, TN; two step-daughters: Brandy C. Santana and Miranda Westervelt (Trey); and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother, James Andrew Simmons and two sisters: Shirley Ann Rivers and Jessie Ruth Simmons Easterling.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Martin Luther Lutheran Church, 1605 Harbor View Road, Charleston, SC 29412.