Arthur (Art) Donald Simmons

August 24, 1925 - March 23, 2013

Peacefully at the Belleville General Hospital on Saturday March 23rd, 2013. Art Simmons of County Road #1, Picton, at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Jean (nee: McCaw) of Hallowell House. Dear father of the late Mary Lou. Eldest son of the late Percy and Florence (Metcalfe) Simmons. Dear brother of Evelyn Tripp and her husband Orman of Belleville and the late Keith and his late wife Gladys. Art will be missed by his many nieces and nephews. Mr. Simmons is resting at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton, Ontario. Funeral service will be held in the Emmanuel Baptist Church (Bloomfield) on Saturday April 6th, at 2 p.m. Pastors Peter Spragg and Hal York officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Emmanuel Baptist Church Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. (cheques only, please) Friends may visit with Art’s family on Friday April 5th, from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. On-line donations and condolences at www.whattamfuneralhome.com