JoAnn (Ammons) Simmons

March 27, 1944 ~ July 28, 2020 (age 76)




Jo Ann Simmons, 76, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at her home.

A graveside service will be held at 11:30 AM, Thursday, July 30th at Grandview Memorial Garden with Rev. Sam Henderson and Rev. Ricky Jacobs officiating.  A viewing will be held from 9 AM – 10 AM, Thursday, July 30th just before the graveside service at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home.

Jo Ann, born March 27, 1944 in Sampson County, was the daughter of the late Julius Edward Maynor and Ellen E. Whitehead.  She was a hairdresser and a member of New Bethel Baptist Church.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by;  adopted  parents, Rev. Wilbert Lee Ammons and Alice Ammons; brothers, J. D. Maynor, Wilson Lee Maynor and Bobby Edward Ammons; aunts, Margaret White of Mebane, Gladys M. Jacobs of Clinton; and  uncle, Frank Maynard of Burlington. 

Survivors include: husband of 52 years, Ken Simmons; son, Joseph Andy Simmons and wife Noelle of Raleigh/Durham; grandchildren, Reagan Grace Simmons and Madison Kate Simmons; sister, Gladys M. Lynch (Michael) of Clinton; brother, Julius F. Ammons (Shalisa) of Charlotte; aunts, Odell Epps of Hope Mills, Dovie Clark of Hope Mills and Flossie Salzazr of Florida.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

In lieu of flowers please send a love offering or gift cards to:  Reverend Ken Simmons, 1850 Indian Town Road, Clinton, NC  28328.


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July 30, 2020

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home
118 Fayetteville Street
Clinton, NC 28328

Graveside Service
July 30, 2020

11:30 AM
Grandview Memorial Park
2809 N. US Hwy 421
Clinton, NC 28328

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