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Cora Lee (Mims) Simmons

1958 - 2021

Tifton, Georgia



Mrs. Cora Lee Mims Simmons, 62, of Tifton passed away on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at her residence.

A private celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

Mrs. Simmons was born August 4, 1958 in Albany, Georgia to the late Hoke Mims and Joan Greengrass Mims. Mrs. Simmons had lived in Tifton since 1990 having grown up in Fitzgerald. Cora Lee was a 1976 honor graduate of Fitzgerald High School. She loved her family and especially spending time with her grandson. She was a hard worker and enjoyed working in her yard and doing crafts. She was blessed to have her family and friends visit her during her final days.” TO LIVE IN HEARTS WE LEAVE BEHIND IS TO NEVER DIE”.

Mrs. Simmons is survived by her husband, Terry Les Simmons of Tifton to whom she was married for thirty-eight years; her only child, Melanie Simmons of Tifton; one grandson, Gaige Thomas; one sister and brother-in-law, Carol Ann and Royce Hulett of Hazlehurst; two brothers and sister-in-law, Dale and Donna Mims of Franklin, Georgia and Jeff Mims of Fitzgerald. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements. 

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April 19, 2021 2:29 PM

GRANDMA'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was purchased for the family of Cora Lee Simmons.  Send flowers

Brooke Myers

April 16, 2021 10:48 PM

Mr. Simmons, all of us at the pharmacy send our thoughts and prayers to you and your family. 


April 16, 2021 5:38 PM

So sorry for y'alls loss Melanie. Thoughts and prayers are with y'all. Love ya

Kay dinn

April 16, 2021 10:14 AM

So sorry for your loss. I thought alot of Cora. My thoughts are with you.

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April 15, 2021 4:32 PM
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