Karl Edwin Simmons

Karl Simmons

     Karl Edwin Simmons was born in Jennings, Louisiana on May 10, 1954. He passed away Tuesday November 17, 2015 at the age of sixty-one years, in Belize City, Belize.

     Karl was a longtime resident of Shoreacres, Texas, and a member of First United Methodist Church in La Porte, Texas. His hobbies were fishing, playing guitar, and painting.

     Karl is survived by his beloved wife, Esther Simmons; loving sisters, Dianne York, Linda Renfro and Ann Shamblin; brother, Alwyn Simmons; seven awesome nieces; fourteen wonderful nephews; and seventeen beautiful great nieces and nephews.

     Pallbearers are Daniel Renfro, Gregory Renfro, Lee Jetty, Dustin Jetty, Jeffrey Jhingree, Michael Jhingree, James Singh, Renato Jhingree, Shawn Singh and Joseph Dieudonne.

In lieu of normal remembrances, friends who wish to make memorial gifts to: First United Methodist Church of La Porte, 9601 W Fairmont Parkway La Porte, Texas 77571.

            Guests are invited to share in the Celebration of Life Visitation for Karl from 6:00- 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 with Funeral Services to follow Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. at Carnes Funeral Home -Texas City, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas 77591. Interment will follow be at Forest Park – East Cemetery in Webster, Texas.