August 19, 1960 – July 6, 2021
On August 19, 1960, Horace and Elizabeth McNeil Simmons were blessed with a baby boy, Mack Anthony Simmons. He was called to his heavenly home on July 6, 2021.
Mack was born and raised in Moore County, North Carolina. He gave his life to Christ at a young age and attended Providence Presbyterian Church in Jackson Springs, North Carolina. Mack was a long-time member of Providence Presbyterian Church, serving as an Elder, a Sunday School Teacher, and Treasurer.
Mack loved to be around his family and made them a priority. If there was something you needed and he had it, it was yours.
Mack attended Moore County Schools and then furthered his education at North Caroline Central University in Durham, North Carolina, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation. After working for Samarkand Manor, he retired and later worked for Sunstate Security at Beacon Ridge in Seven Lakes, North Carolina.
Mack was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Charles McNeill, two sisters, Eunice Simmons Capel and Della Simmons Whitehead.
Mack was married to Flossie J.C Simmons. He leaves to cherish fond memories, two lovely daughters, Precious Simmons of Greensboro, North Carolina, and Mackinya Simmons (Tunasia Rush), of the home; two sisters, Claudine Allen (Anthony) and Felecia Christian (Walter), both of Fayetteville, North Carolina; six brothers, Horace Simmons Jr. (Cynthia) of Denver, Colorado, Milton Simmons, of Eagle Springs, North Carolina, Lazarus Simmons of Fayetteville, North Carolina, Joesph Simmons (Catherine) of Durham, North Carolina, Raymond Simmons of Stem North Carolina, and Timothy Simmons of Foxfire Village; a father-in-law, Mr. Ed Cross; a mother-in-law, Mrs. Elizabeth Cross; three sisters-in-law, Sarah McRae, Twann Shanks, and Nikita Spread; and a host of many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.