The Newnan Times-Herald


Penny Simmons

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Jun. 10, 2019 - 3:16 PM

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Ms. Penny Simmons, 65, of Newnan, Georgia passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019.

Ms. Simmons was born in Clinton, Indiana on July 11, 1953 to the late Paul and Dee Delany. Ms. Simmons grew up in Florida where she later graduated from South Ridge High School of Miami. She later made a home in Newnan where she worked at her beloved church, SonRise Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son, Kevin Simmons; brothers, Ron Brinson and his wife Nan and Steve Brinson and his wife Annette; also, many loving friends are left behind.

A celebration of Ms. Simmons life will be held at SonRise Baptist Church on Monday, June 17, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made in Penny's name to SonRise Baptist Church, 6 Shenandoah Blvd, Newnan, GA 30265.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-4580