The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Sherley Simmons, 70, of Orange, will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the Mount Calvary Baptist Church. The Rev. Dr. John Smith will officiate.
Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home. Visitation will be Saturday morning from 9:00 until 11:00 at the church.
She died Dec. 7, at Memorial Hermann Baptist Beaumont Hospital.
A native of Shelby County, TX, she resided in Orange 60 years.
She is survived by her husband, C.W. Simmons of Orange, brothers, Timothy Netherly of Compton, CA, James Netherly, Larry Netherly, and Charles Netherly, all of Los Angeles, CA, Ulysease Netherly of Las Vegas, NV, Adolphus Netherly of Vivian, LA, and Ennis Netherly of Surprise, AZ; sisters, Beulah Netherly of Center, TX, and Delondia Netherly of Los Angeles; grandchildren, Felicia Lewis of Atlanta, GA, and Reginald Hardin of Norfolk, VA; and one great grandchild, Lauryn Lewis of Atlanta, GA.