Carolyn Hill Simerly

Sunday, August 9, 1942 - Friday, January 10, 2020

So Dearly Loved

Photo of Carolyn Hill Simerly  - 1942-2020

Canton- Carolyn Hill Simerly, a beloved special lady who was blessed with a kind and caring spirit, passed away at her home on Friday, January 10, 2020.

She was born August 9, 1942 in Knoxville, Tennessee to the late Jeff Hill and the late Irene Haire Hill. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by  her son, Wayne Edward Simerly; her brothers, Tommy, Gitter, Jeff, Biggen, Billy Dee, Dale and Hoss Hill; her sisters, LeeLee Allen and Gale Hill.

Surviving are her loving husband of 54 years, Don Simerly; a son , Jeff Hunter and his wife, Cindy; step-children, Debbie Peaden and Donnie Villines ; grandchildren, Crystal Meadows, Hannah and Tyler Simerly and Emily and Jesse Carreno ; great-grandchildren, Ethan and Evan Meadows and  a true blessing, little baby Carreno on the way; her brothers, Dave, Wayne, Ernie and Greg Hill; a sister, Tammy Coates and also Carolyn’s beloved dog,  “Flea Flea”.

Carolyn will be deeply missed by her family and all that loved and knew her. “ It’s not what you take when you leave this world behind you, It’s what you leave behind you when you go !”  

To honor Mrs. Simerly’s wishes no formal funeral services will be held.

Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Simerly family.

Condolences from family and friends

Sorry for your loss my condolences. Your in my thoughts and prayers. I have many fond memories of Caroline growing up.
Alan Stinnett
Dear Don and Family , I am so sorry for your loss I really loved Carolyn she was a very sweet and precious person . She will be truly missed. You are in my thoughts and prayers .
Melody McMahan
We love you very much and we mis you terribly.
Don , Jeff, Cindy
Don I am so sorry to hear about Carolyn. I loved her so much.
Kim Hill Turner
So sorry to hear that Carolyn has passed. We worked together on #17&18 machines at Champion. We always enjoyed chatting a few minutes when work allowed. Prayers for all the family.
Kenneth Johnson
I am so sorry to hear this. I went too long without talking to her. I truly loved this woman. I can see her and my dad sitting and talking and him asking her “what took you so long sis. She will be missed
We are so sad to hear of her passing. Our prayers go out to Don and the family. May God watch over you all.
Tim and Yvonne Burnette
So sorry for your loss Don and family. I loved her. She was so kind to me and I will never forget her. I will always cherish the time I spent with her. God bless you all. Praying for you all.
Angie Medford
My thoughts and prayers are with you Jeff. She was a lovely women!
Katie Fisher
Best Friend, Mother And Sister, I will not speak of you in the past because you will always be with me." Accept what is, Let go of what was, Have Faith in what will be" My heart is with you. Love Always Tammy
Tammy Coates
Dear don I just found out carolyn passed away. We are so sorry. If there is anything we can do to help You please call us n we will do what we can to help. Love in Jesus Ben n jammy munsell 648 5789
Jammy munsell
Dear don We are so sorry to hear of Carolyn's passing. If there is anything ben n i can do for you Please don't hesitate to call. 648 5789 Love in jesus Ben n jammy
Jammy munsell