Mrs. Jean Simcox, age 64, of Newark, DE, died on Thursday, November 4, 2010, at Christiana Hospital.
Born in Philipsburg, PA, on July 19, 1946, daughter of the late James Jarrett and Leona Ball Jarrett, Mrs. Simcox was employed as a bindery clerk with D & B Printing Company in Bear for 10 years. She was a longtime and very active member of Ladies of the Moose Chapter 1418 in New Castle. She is survived by her beloved husband of 46 years, Lee Simcox; daughter, Leann M. Gregg and her husband, Dennis, of Newark; sister, Patricia Vaux of Osceola Mills, PA; grandson, Eddie Gregg; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, James Jarrett, and sister, Shirley Wisor.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, November 9, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 9:30 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Compassionate Care Hospice, 702 B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19805.
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