Darrell E. Simmers – November 21, 2015

Darrell E. Simmers, 59, of St. Marys passed away Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Southeast Georgia Health System Camden Campus.
Born July 1, 1956 in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Paul F. Simmers, Jr, and the late Geraldine King Simmers.
Darrell had resided in Camden County since 1990 and was an EMT, firefighter and trainer.  He took great pride in his position as Mobile Aircraft Fire trainer with the Department of Navy in Mayport, FL, with his training taking place in Key West, Cuba, Hawaii, and Canada.  Darrell was also owner of Southern Express Towing in Camden County for the past six years.  He was a loving and devoted husband, father, brother and grandfather.
A Celebration of Darrell’s Life will be held on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 11 am at Allison Memorial Chapel with Pastor Michael Easter officiating.  An inurnment will be held at a later date.
Survivors include his wife, Pamela Simmers of St. Marys; daughter, Kimberly Thompson of Kingsland; son, Darrell E. Simmers, Jr. of St. Marys; sisters, Lynne Franklin (Berkley) of Port Charlotte, FL, and Sharan Fosbinder (David) of Orlando, FL; five grandchildren, Tyler, Devin, Morghan, Emily, and Anthony; great grandchild, Abby; several nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.

2 thoughts on “Darrell E. Simmers – November 21, 2015

  1. Randy Hall

    Was a good man and great firefighter trainer. I hope you take comfort in the thought that his training has saved lives It was a life with purpose. I am sorry I could not attend the funeral due to a family event. God Bless you and the family.

    Randy Hall
    Retired Fire chief


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