Nathaniel "Whit" Simmons

September 4, 1940 ~ May 1, 2019 (age 78)


Nathaniel " Whit" Simmons, of Rolesville, NC departed this life on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. 

Funeral Service:  11:00 AM, Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Baptist Grove Church, 7109 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC.

Visitation:  10:30 AM - 11:00 AM, preceding the funeral service at the church.

Interment:  Baptist Grove Church Cemetery, Raleigh, NC.

Survivors:  Wife, Betty Simmons of the home; Daughters, Janice Simmons (Troy) of Durham, NC and Angelique Hugee of Rolesville, NC; Sons, Cliff Simmons (Carolina) of Smithfield, NC, Patrick Simmons of Knightdale, NC and Nathaniel Simmons, Jr (Danielle) of Petersburg, VA; Sisters, Virginia Chavis and Christine Scott, both of Raleigh, NC, Naomi Simmons of Knightdale, Gene Sutton (Reggie) of PA, Dona Sutton (Joyce) of Flanders, NJ, Alice Robinson of Fairlawn, NJ; 14 Grandchildren and 9 Great-Grandchildren; Son-in-Law, David Hugee and Daughter-in-Law, Angie Simmons.

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May 6, 2019

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lea Funeral Home
2500 Poole Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610

May 7, 2019

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Baptist Grove Church (Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC)

Funeral Service
May 7, 2019

11:00 AM
Baptist Grove Church (Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC)


Baptist Grove Church Cemetery (Raleigh, NC)

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