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Opal Dee Simmons
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Obituary for Opal Dee Simmons

Opal Dee Simmons, 74, of Petal passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Bedford Care in Petal. Services will be Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal, followed by burial in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Mrs. Opal was a loving member of Petal Spiritual Life Center. She loved her family very much.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Perry Rudolph and Livie Graham; her husband, James Simmons; two brothers, Charles R. Graham, and Edward R. Graham; and a son in law, Rick McKinley.
She is survived by four daughters, Ora D. (Kevin) Moffett of Brooklyn, Janet Jones of Hattiesburg, Debora McKinley of Petal, and Rebecca Dement (Richard) Downing of Oak Grove; seven grandchildren, James Moffett, Leslie Behrens, Curtis Dement, Robert Foles, Debora Grasty, Victoria P. McKinley, and Dana Seals Leggett; twelve great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Moore Funeral Home in Petal from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.

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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Moore Funeral Service - Petal

789 East Central Ave.
Petal, MS 39465





1:30 PM
Moore Funeral Service - Petal

789 East Central Ave.
Petal, MS 39465

Cemetery Details


Hillcrest Cemetery

300 Hillcrest Loop
Petal, MS 39465


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