Dale Simmons, 64, of Eufaula, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at his home. Dale was born on April 30, 1955 in Santa Barbara, California, the son of Terry C. and Dena Jo (Hall) Simmons.
He attended school at Monterey Road Elementary and graduated from Atascadero High School in 1974, lettering in wrestling his Jr. and Sr. years.
He was a painter all of his life, starting at the age of 14.
On June 26, 1977, Dale married Kathryn Louise Peddie in Atascadero, California. They were happily married for 42 years.
Dale was a member of the Moose Lodge #2067 in Atascadero.
He enjoyed fishing with his dad, hunting, playing pool and watching football. His favorite team was the Oakland Raiders.
Survivors include: his wife, Kathryn, of the home; his father, Terry Simmons of Eufaula; his daughter, Synthia Simmons of Eufaula; his granddaughter, Aislynn Simmons; a sister, Sherrie Byrd and husband Steve of Eufaula and a host of extended family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Dena Jo, his paternal grandfather, Malcolm Samuel Simmons and his paternal grandmother, Zella Loraine (Wood) Simmons.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., on Saturday, November 9, 2019, at the Vivian Baptist Church with Pastor Dennis Maloney officiating.
Services are under the direction of Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory.