Mrs. Louise Simmons DeBice of Hacoda passed away Monday, September 03, 2012. She was 94. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 7, 2012 at Corner Creek Cemetery with Rev. Norman Simmons officiating and Pittman Funeral Home of Samson directing. The family will receive friends prior to the service Friday at the funeral home beginning at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Corner Creek Cemetery Fund, c/o Jimmy Lowery, 4357 County Rd 10, Samson, AL 36477.
Mrs. DeBice was born in the Hacoda Community in Geneva County on November 24, 1917 to the late Horace Greely and Scitie Cooper Simmons. She attended Hacoda School and graduated from Samson High School. She was preceded in death by her husband, Parney Lee DeBice; three sisters, Lee Spivey, Nora Mills and Cora Lowery; and four brothers, Hilson Simmons, Carley Simmons, Doug Simmons and Mathis Simmons.
She is survived by her daughter, Theda Hahn; son, Carnie DeBice; brother, Horace Jr. Simmons and wife, Ellen, all of the Hacoda Community; and sister, Irene Baker of Geneva; and many loving nieces and nephews.