She was born July 26, 1955 to Cyrus Brouse “Pete” and Dorothy James Wilson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Danny and Tommy Wilson.
Her survivors are her husband, Joe Simons of Newport; one daughter, Pamela Simons of Diaz; one brother, Jimmy Wilson of Newport; two sisters, Janice Patterson of Swifton, Kathy Griffin of Newport; one grandson; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 at the Dillinger Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Watson Cemetery.
Visitation was from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2012.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home (www.dillingerfuneralhome.com).