Catherine Edwards Simms

Catherine Edwards Simms

September 8, 1935 – July 20, 2021

Zebulon – Catherine Edwards Simms, 85, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday. She was born in Wake County to the late William Thomas & Mozelle Ruth Hagwood Edwards. She retired from Champion and later with Mortex from which she also retired. She was a hard worker all her life. She had a big smile and infectious laugh. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Sherry Simms, her daughter, Sherry Guy, siblings, Ruth Taylor, Betty Ann Rochelle, Wallace Edwards, & Harold Edwards.

She is survived by her children, George Edward Simms (Delores), Patty Ann Buell (Vernon), siblings, Warren Edwards, Bobby Wayne Edwards (Esperanza), grandchildren, Carol, Chris, Jimmy, Katie, Staceye, Skye, Crystal, & William.

Graveside service 11 am, Friday, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Zebulon.

Arrangments are with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St, Wendell.


  • Skye Eubanks Taylor Posted July 21, 2021 10:09 pm

    I love you so much Granny💔

  • Wayne Edwards Posted July 22, 2021 3:48 pm

    I Really miss the daily phone calls we had. I felt like I was in touch with home when I talked with you. God bless you and keep you.

  • Lisa Bradley Posted July 22, 2021 10:35 pm

    I love you aunt Cassie and you will be missed!! Keep granny and mama company until we can all be together again

  • Leslie j Edwards Posted July 23, 2021 9:47 am

    She will be misses as i still remember all the time going to see her growing up

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