Ms. Judith C. Simmons, 70, of Braintree, died February 21, 2017 at her home in Braintree, MA.
Ms. Simmons was born February 6, 1947, in Pelham, Georgia to the late Wilma Laster (West) and the late Willie Frank Laster. She was the eldest of two children, and gave her life to Christ at the age of eleven. She was baptized at Summerhill Baptist Church in Pelham, Georgia. She married while she was a student at Savanna State College, in Savannah, Georgia and divorced shortly thereafter. She had one child, a daughter. She was a loving and devoted mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, cousin and friend.
Ms. Simmons departed life on Tuesday, February 21st. She was preceded in death by both parents. She leaves to mourn her daughter Cynthia L. Cain (Benjamin) and grandson Camryn L. Cain of Dorchester, MA, her brother Willie Frank Laster, Jr. of Cleveland, OH, and a whole host of nephews, nieces, cousins, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, and close friends.
A Viewing will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00am followed by Funeral Service at 11:00 O'clock at Morning Star Baptist Church, 1257 Blue Hill Ave., Mattapan, MA.
Interment: Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, MA
“Memorial contributions may be made to Lupus Foundation New England, 40 Spleen St., Suite 101, Framingham, MA 01701”