LaCreta C. Simmons, 82, of Hixson, Tennessee, went home to be with the Lord October 13, 2021. She had resided in Dunlap for the past 18 years. LaCreta was a member of the Middle Valley Church of God. She retired from Coors Ceramics after several years of service. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend that was described as the sweetest person you could ever meet.

Her husband Don Simmons; son, Robert “Robby” Cunningham; her parents, Luther “Luke” and Esther Lee Stokes along with several siblings, preceded her in death.

LaCreta is survived by her daughter, Angela “Angie” Bledsoe (Darren); four grandchildren, Beth King (Jonathan), Brandon Cunningham (April), Patrick “Cody” Dennis (Courtney), Meghann Bledsoe and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Monday and 9:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. Tuesday with services following at 11:30 A.M. at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home with Bishop Mitch McClure officiating. Interment will be 1:00 P.M. Tuesday in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

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Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.