85-year-old Fairfield resident, Ralph Simms, died at 8:35 p.m. Friday, March 7 at Fairfield Memorial Hospital. He was a tool and die maker.
Surviving are two daughters, Brenda (James) Belangee, and Alane (David) Orr all of Fairfield; one son, Alan (Kathy) Simms of Mt. Vernon, IL; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and one sister, Jean Hutson of Keenes.
Funeral services for Ralph Simms will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 10 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from noon Monday, March 10 until the time of service at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield.