Joseph “Joe” Layton Simmons (Barnwell)

Joseph Layton “Joe” Simmons, 70, of Barnwell, passed away on Monday, December 11, 2017 in the Aiken Regional Medical Center.
Joe was born in Barnwell County on September 12, 1947 and was a son of the late Lewis and Marie Gleaton Simmons. He was a retired farm worker and carpenter.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Friday, December 15, 2017 at Seven Pines Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at Mole Funeral Home.
He is survived by his wife, Loraine Simmons; children, Rodney Simmons, Michael (Shelly) Simmons, Ryan Simmons; stepson, Eddie (Michele) Altman; stepdaughter, Beverly Horn; brothers, Rudolph Jeffcoat, Willie Jeffcoat, Edward Jeffcoat, Roy Simmons, Lewis Simmons Jr., Earnest Simmons; sister, Maryann Simmons; eleven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother, J.J. Jeffcoat and sister, Jennie Simmons Jenkins.
Mole Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. Sign the online guestbook at molefh.com.