March 5, 2009
Candace Street Simmons, age 95 of Glendon died Thursday (March 5, 2009) at St. Joseph of the Pines in Southern Pines.
Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday at Glendon Independent Christian Church conducted by the Rev. Joe Johnson and the Rev. Bob Yandle. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Born in Glendon to the late Dr. Murdo Eugene and Ollie Belle Brewer Street she was a homemaker. She graduated from Elise Academy and attended Flora McDonald College and Women's College in Greensboro. She was preceded in death by: her husband C.A. Simmons, sheriff of Chatham County, a son Eugene Street Simmons; sisters Helen S. McDonald, Lillian S. Bobbitt, Ida S. Garriss, Flora S. Whitman, Ruth S.Harrington, Elizabeth S. Whitehead; brother Dr. M. Eugene Street, Jr.
She is survived by one son Al Simmons and wife Kathy Vincent of Glendon; sister-in-law Jeanne Hayes Street of Glendon; granddaughters Jane Street Simmons of New Bern and Laura Vincent of Charleston, S.C.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home Saturday from 6:00 —8:00 PM.
Memorials may be made to: Glendon Independent Christian Church 148 Glendon Church Road, Glendon, NC 27235.