Ginger Darlene Simons

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Ginger Darlene Simons, 75, of Waco, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Ascension Providence Medical Center in Waco.

Visitation: 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Monday, January 11, at Lake Shore Funeral Home

Funeral Service: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 12, at Lake Shore Funeral Home with Pastor Tom Warnock officiating

Burial: China Spring Cemetery

Ginger was born December 17, 1945 in Waco to Marion Leonard Brown and Ruby Hopkins Brown.  She married Billy Simons on October 12,1962. She was a member of Old West Cowboy Church in Robinson and was the owner of Big Boys’ Wrecker Service at the time of her death. Ginger loved fishing and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her daughter; and four brothers.

Ginger is survived by her two sons, Billy Simons, Jr. and fiancé, Alicia Holder and John Simons and wife, Sandy; one daughter, Kimberly and husband, Charlie Price; grandchildren, Tara Simons, Dakota Holder, Caitlyn Bigham, Chandler and wife, Kandayce Simons, Brad and wife, Jennifer Cogburn, Chris and wife, Crystal Cogburn, Ashley and husband, Aaron Vrba, Trinity Price, Maliah Price and Jordan Price; 14 great-grandchildren; and her sister, Gale Childs.

Pallbearers will be Chandler Simons, Brad Cogburn, Chris Cogburn, Michael Anderson, Stacey Childs and James Holder.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Ginger’s memory may be directed to Providence Hospice or the charity of your choice.


Place of Service: Lake Shore Funeral Home , 5201 Steinbeck Bend; Waco, TX 76708

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  1. Rest in Peace Ginger.

  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time of sorrow. Love you both, John and Sandy.
    Carl and Kelly Ferguson

  3. Robert Chadwick

    Sorry for your loss prayers for the family

  4. So sorry for the loss but Ginger will now be with Billy and they’ll watch over from Heaven.

  5. Johnny and Brenda Bourquin

    So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  6. So sorry for your loss, she was a beautiful person! I know you all will miss her dearly! Sending prayers for peace and comfort….🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

  7. Prayers for peace for you all.
    Love and hugs.

  8. So sorry for your loss. Prayers lifted for all of the family. May God give you strength and peace at this time.

  9. Sorry for your loss. Thoughts & prayers.

  10. Vidal G. De Leon

    John and Sandy
    I’m so sorry for your loss, both of you and your family are in my prayers.

  11. Sorry to hear about your loss. My prayers are with you and your family

  12. Tara Bryant Carroll

    Sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort. BJ, Kimberly and John… my last phone call with her was 2008.. we had a good conversation.. y’all hold on to each other..

  13. Tara Bryant Carroll

    Sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort. BJ, Kimberly and John… my last phone call with her was 2008.. love ya

  14. Judy R Questelle

    So very sorry to learn of Gingers’ passing. We had many good times together, at ball games and at the hair salon. She was a good friend that I loved like family. Billy, John, Kim, and all the family, I send you prayers of comfort and peace.
    Judy Questelle and Family

  15. Community Healthcare of Texas

    Thank you for allowing us to take care of your loved one. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  16. So sorry for your loss. I have many great memories with Ginger. Prays for comfort, peace & strength.

  17. We at Seniors Complete Insurance are saddened to hear of Gingers’ passing. We would like the family to know it was an honor to serve her the past 8 years with her insurance needs. We know that she will be greatly missed. Sincerely, Teresa Cassidy and Staff

  18. My deepest sympathy goes out to the family and friends of Mrs. Simon’s. I am so sorry for your loss.

  19. I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother and Grandmother. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

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