|Roscoe Simons, 78, of Jodie, Fayette County, died June 23, 2003, at home
after an extended illness.|
He was born in 1924 in Calhoun County, son of the late Fred and Edith
He was a former owner of the Rovis Trucking Company at Jodie, retired
service station operator at Beech Glen, founder and former fire chief of the
Gauley River VFD and owner of the Broken "S" Farm at Jodie.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Letha Brannon Simons.
He is survived by daughters, Sharlet Hastings of Jodie and Darlene Morris
of Maysel; son, Travis Simons of Jodie; sister, Ruby Brannon of Spencer and
brother, Cam Simons of Silverton.
Also surviving are four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 26 at 11 a.m. at the
Pennington Funeral Chapel in Gauley Bridge by the Rev. Rick White. Burial
will be in Clover Cemetery.
Visitation 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
After the graveside services, family and friends will meet at the home of
Darlene Morris at Maysel for lunch and fellowship.