Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in the Sunrise Chapel at Walters Funeral Home for Frederick J. “Fecky” Simon, 63, who passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Deacon Cordell Thibodeaux of Philadelphia Christian Church will conduct the ceremony.
Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Penny Simon of Breaux Bridge; three sons, David Simon of Denver, CO, Asa Simon and his wife Latoya of Carencro, and Malcolm Simon of Lafayette; two sisters, Beatrice Solomon of Lafayette, and Vickie Cooks and her husband Joey of Lafayette; three brothers, Ivory Simon, Sr. and his wife Pat of Youngsville, Joseph “Dunny” Simon and his wife Diane of New Iberia, and Carl “Potty” Simon of Lafayette; seven grandchildren, Alexandra, Alazaye’, Daivion, Ta’khya, Dion, Nevaeh, and Jayden; one great-granddaughter, Ava; and his mother-in-law, Ida Mae Andrews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Anna Ruth and Joseph Sterling Simon, Sr.; two brothers, Benedict “Sonny” Simon, and Freddie J. Simon; one nephew, Craig Solomon; a daughter-in-law, Denise Nash; and his father-in-law, George T. Andrews.
A lifelong resident of Lafayette, Frederick served in the United States Army. He was a very loud and outspoken person who enjoyed western movies, sports, traveling, bowling, fishing, and lived life to its fullest!
Visitation hours will be observed on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. until time of service at 10:00 a.m.
View the obituary and sign the guestbook online at www.waltersfh.com.
Walters Funeral Home, (337) 706-8941, 2424 North University Avenue in Lafayette, is in charge of funeral arrangements.