Sonny Simmons, 58, of Vidor died Friday, August 5, at Oakwood Manor Nursing Home in Vidor. 

Funeral services were held this morning, Monday, Aug. 8, at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor.

Born on May 24, 1953 and a native of Crowley, La., he was a lifelong resident of Vidor. Sonny was a blacksmith for Gulf Co for 26 years.

Sonny is survived by his wife Ronda Simmons; son Bryan Simmons and his wife Amber of Vidor; daughters Sunny Daugnty and her husband Aaron of Vidor, Beth Boudreaux and her husband Jerry of Buna, Amy McCurley and her husband Jeremiah of Vidor; parents Harold and Wanda Simmons of Vidor; brothers Billy Simmons and Doc Simmons both of Vidor; sisters Susie Colvin of Orange, Theresa Richard of Vidor, Annie Harder of Vidor and Paula Simmons of Houston; grandchildren Megan Barber, Mallorie Barber, Madeline Daugnty, Hunter Simmons, Dusti Boudreaux, Dakota Boudreaux, Keaira McCurley, Bryce McCurley and numerous nieces and nephews.