Joseph Simmons, Jr. Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts that the Simmons family announces the passing of their beloved Joseph Simmons, Jr., a cherished member of the community, devoted family man, and esteemed classmate of the Kashmere High School Class of 1984. Joseph departed this life, leaving behind a legacy of love, kindness, and lasting memories. Born on April 12, 1966, Joseph, known to many as Joe, grew up in the vibrant community of Kashmere Gardens.
A proud graduate of Kashmere High School, Class of ’84, Joe was an active member of the Kashmere Rams, contributing his spirit and enthusiasm to the school’s vibrant community. His classmates remember him as a friendly face in the hallways, always ready with a smile and a kind word. The bonds forged during those formative years would remain steadfast throughout his life.
Outside of his community involvement, Joe was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. His family meant everything to him, and he took great joy in creating lasting memories with those he held dear. His legacy lives on through the love and values he instilled in his children and grandchildren. Joseph Simmons, Jr. departed this world on January 25, 2024, leaving behind a community that mourns the loss of a true friend, a family that grieves the absence of a loving patriarch, and friends who remember him for his generosity and warmth.
The Simmons family would like to express their gratitude for the outpouring of love and support during this difficult time. They ask that friends and well-wishers keep them in their thoughts and prayers as they navigate through the grief of losing someone so dear. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Joseph Simmons, Jr. will be held at Kashmere Gardens Missionary Baptist Church on February 1, 2024, at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to a charity of your choice in Joseph’s honor. May his soul rest in eternal peace.
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