Ricky Allen Simmons, 60, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020, at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare. He was born Dec. 3, 1959, in Columbus County, the son of Mrs. Suvon Formyduval Simmons of Holden Beach and the late Ervin Simmons.
He was employed with the N.C. Department of Transportation Bridge Department. Ricky was an avid hunter and dog lover.
His funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 28 in the Peacock Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Willard McPherson officiating. Burial will be in the Millican Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Tammy Ikner Simmons; one son, Drake Simmons of Whiteville; his mother, Suvon F. Simmons of Holden Beach; and two brothers, Daniel Simmons of Charlotte and McRay Simmons and wife, Cathy, of Fuquay Varina.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear LifeCare, 207 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, N.C. 28472.
Online condolences may be made at http://www.peacockfuneralhome.net.