Dr. William David Simmons and his wife Statira Eugenia “Duck” Williams Simmons. Dr. Williams was born 25 October, 1864 in Randolph County, Indiana. He was the son of John Marquis Simmons and Hannah Jane Hoke. He died 4 July, 1929 in an automobile accident outside of Lakeland, Georgia. He is buried at the Lovejoy Cemetery.
Statira was born 18 February, 1880. She was the daughter of Edgar Kilmus McNiece Williams and Mary Louise Catherine “Maggie” Lovejoy Williams. Mr. and Mrs Simmons were married in October, 1918. Statira died 3 April, 1971, and is buried beside her husband at Lovejoy Cemetery.
One of Dr. Simmons baby deliveries was Sarah Bridges Mattox on 2 March, 1925
Photo Courtesy of Sarah B. Mattox