David B. Simmons, age 62, of Frankton, passed away on Saturday, September 25, 2021, at Franciscan St. Francis Health in Indianapolis following an extended illness. He was born in Elwood on June 13, 1959, the son of the late Harold and Minnie (Taylor) Simmons.
David was employed with the Elwood Call Leader for many years. He enjoyed watching the Indianapolis Pacers and was an avid coin collector. Most of all, David treasured spending time with his beloved friends and family.
David is survived by two daughters, Amanda (Thomas) Chapman of Tipton, IN and Casey Neil of Elwood; two sons, Christopher (Michelle) Simmons of Martinsville and Joshua Simmons of Elwood; two sisters, Jodi (Rick Ross) Allen and Karla (Ronnie) Hurst both of KY; two brothers, Mike Simmons and Ranny (Janice) Simmons both of Elwood; 11 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Along with his parents, David was preceded in death by a brother, Keith Simmons.
Visitation will be Thursday, September 30, 2021, from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home Elwood Chapel. Funeral service celebrating David's life will be at 11:00 am Friday, October 1, 2021, at Dunnichay Funeral Home with Pastor David Beeman officiating. Cremation will follow.
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