Avril A. R. Simmonds Dies

Avril A. R. Simmonds

Avril A. R. Simmonds, also known as “Linda,” died on Feb. 15.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Raymond Simmonds.

She is survived by her mother, Marion Peters; daughters: Tiffany Pemberton and Stephany Krigger; son, Kevin Krigger Sr.; grandchildren: Avery, Tylia, Kyrisha, Adrian Jr., Kevin Jr., Kunzai, Frank III, Ah’Narie, Kynira and Terry; sisters: Colette “Denise” Simmonds, Castella “Lou” Simmonds, Barbara Simmonds-Thomas, Angelina Yarwood, Migulena Velasquez and Rashana Simmonds; and brother, Daniel Liburd Sr.

She is also survived by aunts: Gwendoly Branigan and Dolirita Burke; special uncle, James Peters; special niece, Akima Forrington Boone; goddaughters: Astou Biteye and Lissandra Boatswain; special friends: Evelyn Watley, Albert Krigger Jr., Amy Steven, Craig Pemberton and Tara LoGuerou; and special cousins: the Magras family, Sonja Nowack, Rodney Joseph, Leslie Phillip, Loleen Christian, Darryl Brannigan and Ivan Hansen.

Other survivors include cousins: the Simmonds family, Magras, Peters family, Archibald family, Williams family, Watts family, Brannigan family, Thompson family and Hector family; nieces: Atasha, Kimberly, Renee, Rhonda, Christabel, Mariana, Medina and Kenisha; nephews: Cleavon, Sinclair, Daniel Jr., Hezekiah, Rodney, Sean, Leon and Sarito Jr. and Em; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

Tributes will begin at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m., Monday, March 14, at Hope Seventh-day Adventist Church. Interment will follow at Kingshill Cemetery.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and public health regulations, all attendees must wear a mask and adhere to social distancing.

Professional funeral services are entrusted to James Memorial Funeral Home Inc.