Jimmy Calvin Simons, 81, died May 11. He was born in Cotton Plant, Ark., to Porter and Mary Simons.
A visitation will be Thursday, May 18, noon to 5 p.m. at Farnstrom Mortuary, 410 Monmouth St, Independence.
Graveside service will be Friday, May 19, 1 p.m. at English Cemetery, Monmouth.
Farnstrom Mortuary handled arrangements. To leave an online tribute: FarnstromMortuary.com.