Posted: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 1:02 pm
The Messenger, September 28, 2010
Completed arrangements are being announced for Gilda Yvonne Simmons, 55, of South Fulton, who died 1:45 a.m. Sept. 25, 2010, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Bells Chapel CME Church at 301 North Highland Drive in Fulton, with the Revs. Ricardo Lindsey, Marvin Mercer, Larry McClure and Eric McKinney and Dr. Jessie L.O. Webb officiating. Burial will follow there in Pleasant View Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call at the church from 11 a.m. until the hour of services Friday. Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton is in charge of arrangements.
She was born Oct. 4, 1954, in Fulton, daughter of Charolette (Hayes) McClure of South Fulton and the late James Edward Ingram. She was a member of Turning Point Ministries in Hickman, Ky., the Ken-Tenn Homecoming and Reunion Committee and the Ken-Tenn Forum. She had lived in this area all her life and had been a teller at Reelfoot Bank in Fulton.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, LaShonda and Robert Walker of Jacksonville, N.C.; two sons and daughters-in-law, Charles and Shala Ingram of Martin and Justin and Amanda Ingram of Adamsville, Ala.; seven grandchildren; two sisters, Melissa McClure of Fulton and Sharon Hutcherson of Martin; and three brothers and her sister-in-law, Fuchea Ingram of Fulton, Anthony Ingram of Martin and the Rev. Michael and Tonya McClure of Hickman.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.