Beverly J. Shepherd Simons
Beverly J. Shepherd Simons
  • November 11, 1939 - July 30, 2017
  • Wichita, Kansas

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Simons (Shepherd), Beverly J., born Nov. 11, 1939 to parents, Murl and Irene Shepherd in Harper KS, passed away July 30, 2017. She is preceded in death by parents, husband, Virgil Simons, and brother, Calvin Shepherd. She is survived by children, Donita Kellogg, Darlene Abernathy, Denise Simons, Dora Yaeger, Darrell (Bobbi) Simons, and Darian (Carmin) Simons; 12 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Ferrell Liddeke, Leslie Shepherd, Kathy (Jimmy) Wynne, and Murlene (Bill) Griffin. Beverly served lunches for 16 years at Mary Benton Elementary School, a candy striper for St. Francis Hospital and spent 40 years baking and decorating cakes for all occasions.She was an award winning baker for both the Sedgwick County and Kansas State Fairs, bringing in hundreds of ribbons over the years. Beverly's Celebration of Life Service will be held at Resthaven Mortuary, 11:00 am Tues. Aug. 1, 2017 with visitation one hour prior.