Valeria Dolores's Story
DANIELS Valeria Dolores Simmons, 89, of Ritter Drive, Daniels, formerly of Welch, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at her residence with her loving family at her side. Born October 11, 1927 at Evarts KY, she was the daughter of the late Perry Hatmaker Sr. & Matilda Campbell Hatmaker.
Valeria was a graduate of Welch High School. While living in Welch, she was employed by the Sears Company for more than 25 years. After moving to Princeton, she was employed by the Kroger Company for 10 years in their Pharmacy. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church on the New Hope Road in Princeton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Randolph Simmons, along with six siblings: Nina Brown, Maxine Taylor, Betty Willis, Mary Meadows, Perry Hatmaker and Glen Hatmaker.
Survivors include her three daughters: Rhonda (Roger) Snow of Pineville, Susan O'Donnell of Huntington & Melissa James of Hampstead NC, Grandchildren, Crystal Snow Harman of Elgin, SC, Roger Snow Jr. of Pineville, Eric Mahaffey of Oak Island NC, Tim Mahaffey of NC, Chelsea O'Donnell of Huntington, Lauren O'Donnell of Conway SC, & Jessica O'Donnell of Georgetown SC, Great-grandchildren, Mathew Harman, Kara Snow, Campbell Chiles, Jacob Houck and a host of nieces and nephews. Brother-in-law, Eugene Meadows of Pineville.
Special thanks to her extended family at Raleigh Rehabilitation Center.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, June 16, 2017 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Dan Jividen officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton.
Friends may visit with the family Friday from 1:00PM until the service hour.
Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com
Serving as pallbearers will be Roger Snow, Sr., Roger Snow, Jr., Dean Meadows, David Meadows, Curtis Taylor and Todd Harman.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts can be made to the Immanuel Baptist Church, 1000 New Hope Road, Princeton WV 24740 or The Gideon's, c/o Bill Lewis, 463 Old Bluefield-Princeton Road, Princeton WV 24739.
The Simmons family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.
Published on  June 14, 2017