Homer Spencer Simms
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Homer Spencer Simms
  • November 4, 1934 - January 29, 2017
  • Kansas City, Missouri

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Homer Spencer Simms Jr, 82 yrs old of Kansas City, MO passed away Sunday January 29th, 2017 at St. Joseph Medical Center after a year long battle with leukemia. Homer was born November 4th, 1934 in Kansas City, MO to Homer Spencer Simms Sr. and Nina (Johnson) Simms. He attended the KCMO school district and joined the United States Army in 1954. After three years of service, he received his honorable discharge. He married Hattie Anderson on January 25th, 1965 in KCMO. He worked in the steel industry and retired from Armco Steel after working for Lake City/Remington ammunition plant. He truly loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman and hunter. He loved gardening as well. He is survived by his wife, three children, two sisters and extended family. Services for Homer is being held at Newcomers Funeral Home 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd 64133 on Saturday February 11th, 2017. Viewing will begin at 1:00pm until 2:00pm, and services will begin at 2:00pm until 3:00pm. The burial will follow at Floral Hills East Cemetery 25203 E. Hwy 50, Lee's Summit, MO 64086. The Simms family wishes to thank Newcomers Floral Hills Funeral Home for all the arrangements