Simmons celebrates 90th birthday

Mary Simmons of Buchanan marked her 90th birthday on Feb. 7.

She is the daughter of the late Thomas F. and Ellen “Bettie” Call Williams.

She married George Simmons on March 31, 1957. He died on March 28, 2004. Together, the couple owned George Simmons Motor Service.

Simmons has a daughter, Mary Ellen Burnette of Paris. She also has four grandchildren: Adam Burnette, Brandy Webb, Heather Michelle Burnette and Dallas (April) Hancock. She has eight great-grandchildren.

Several family members and friends gathered for a meal on her birthday and gave her presents. She received more than 50 cards.

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