Frances Ann Simmons Comeaux, died Monday September 17, 2018 peacefully at Ochsner Medical Center. She was 67. She was preceded in death by her beloved grandmother, Eddie V. James; loving parents: Irene James Simmons, Clay O Simmons, and brother Clay O. Simmons. She was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, and lived in Westwego, LA for the past 4 decades. She graduated from George Washington Carver High School of New Orleans (class of 1970) and also studied at a local Technical College. Frances leaves to cherish her memory her loving two daughters, Desiree Simmons and Lena A. Comeaux Turner, son-in-law Masike J. Turner; two grandsons, Camryn B. Turner and Andrew X. Turner. She also leaves to cherish her memory 6 siblings: one brother, Eddie I. Simmons; five sisters, Ruby D. S. Augustine, Linda F. S. Collins, Connie M. S. Smith; Wanda L. Simmons, Iraine D. S. Partman; and a large host of nieces and nephews. She was a dedicated Jehovah’s Witness member with 45 years of service.
Relatives and friends are invited to her Celebration of Life on Saturday September 22, 2018 at 1:30 pm with visitation from 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm from Tharp-Sontheimer-Tharp Funeral Home, 1600 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001.
In lieu of flowers please contact Kelly with Tharp-Sontheimer-Tharp funeral home at (504) 835-2341 for any monetary donations towards her funeral. Condolences may be expressed online at www.tharpsontheimerfh.com. Information 504-835-2341.