Shirley A Simkins

November 17, 1933 ~ November 27, 2019 (age 86)


Shirley A. Simkins, age 86, of Xenia, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Hospice of Dayton.  She was born November 17, 1933, the eldest of 8 children, to Wilbur S. and Garnet (Ridge) Antle.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Richard L. Simkins; son, Thomas Michael Simkins; grandson, Jason R. Scott; brother, John Antle and sisters, Helen Duke and Phyllis Forester.

She is survived by her children, Mary Ann Richardson (Gus Wade) and Richard L. (Deborah) Simkins Jr.; grandchildren:  Tracey (Scott) Porter, Marsha Simkins- Scott, Richard L. Simkins III and Riley Simkins; great-grandchildren:  Catherine (James) Scott-Conrad, Brittney Scott, Dustin Hamiel, Libby Wright and Luke Wright; great-great grandson, Jonathan Gray; sibllings:  Lynda Florea, Patricia Rairden, Philip Antle and Edward Antle and many nieces and nephews.

Shirley was an avid reader and loved classic country music.

Arrangements are being made by Powers-Kell Funeral Home in Jamestown, Ohio.  

Burial services will be held at a later date.

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