Gertrude Bennett Simms

April 1, 2015

Simms, Gertrude Obituary

Transitioned to meet her Lord and Savior on  Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Beloved wife of Charles Simms for 49 years. Devoted mother of Lisa Bell (Chris), Shelley Welcher (Scott) and Donna Simms. Loving grandmother of Maria Scarborough, Janelle Golladay (Anwar), Thomece Simms, Andrea Simms, Scott Welcher and Samuel Welcher. Dear sister of Gloria Bennett, David Bennett, Jr. (Brenda), Louis Bennett, Deborah Green, Donald Bennett (Darlene), and Eric Bennett (Lachersha). Proud godmother of Amber Holley. Dear sister-in-law to Mary Simms, Bernice Parker (Leon), and Sharon Williams.

She retired from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs after 28 years of dedicated federal service. Loved and proudly served at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 215 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001, where we will gather to celebrate her life on  Thursday, April 9, 2015. Viewing will be from  10-11:00 a.m. and services will immediately follow.




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April 9, 2015
10:00 a.m.

Viewing
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church

215 Rhode Island Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
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April 9, 2015
11:00 a.m.

Funeral Service
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church

215 Rhode Island Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
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