First Posted: 8/12/2010
Naomi Pate Simmons, 81, of 906 Cliffdale Drive, Laurinburg, died Aug. 8, 2010, at Scotland Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be noon Friday at Franklin Chapel AME Zion Church in Laurinburg, the Rev. Paul Murphy officiating. Burial will follow in Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Laurinburg.
Surviving are six daughters, Brenda Campbell of Laurinburg, Gloria Roberts of Queens, N.Y., Carolyn Simmons and Laureen Simmons, both of Bronx, Edith Simmons of Orlando, Fla., and Della Simmons of Jersey City, N.J.; three sisters, Nellie Cummings of Laurinburg, Sadie Everrette of Chester, Pa., and Margaret Pate of Maryland; 13 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
The visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. today at McPhatter Funeral Home in Laurel Hill.