Phyllis A. Simmons – Foster

Phyllis A. Simmons – Foster

Phyllis A. Simmons, 84, of Foster Center Road, Foster, R.I., passed away peacefully on Saturday, May, 2, 2020, at Woodpecker Hill Health Center Coventry, R.I. She was born in Providence, R.I., to the late Harry and Bertha Simmons.

Phyllis was predeceased by her son, Thomas Simmons; brothers Harry Simmons Jr., Gilbert Simmons, Robert Simmons, Foster Simmons, James Simmons and Russell Simmons; sisters Helena Chase, Claire Moran and Deloris Dutch.

Phyllis is survived by her two sisters Roberta Lamphere of Foster R.I., and Marilyn Pate of New Philadelphia, Pa. She also leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews and many caring friends.

Phyllis loved going to the ocean to dig quahogs,she also loved venturing in the woods to find greens to make wreaths and roping for the holidays and picking blueberries. She was an avid New England Patriots fan. In her spare time, she liked to do word searches and play bingo.

Due to the current pandemic,a memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Anderson Winfield Funeral Home, 2 Church St., Greenville, R.I.

For messages of condolence and service information, please visit www.andersonwinfield.net .