Allen Lynn Simmons, age 73, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at his home in Pine Valley, Utah. He was born October 15, 1946 in Las Vegas, Nevada to Andrew Cooper and Mary Geneva Jones Simmons. His step father Oscar Robbins, (whom Lynn considered his dad) was a very positive influence on his life. On March 13, 1965 he married Charlene Searles in Logandale, Nevada. She preceded him in death on October 3, 2006. On March 24, 2007 he married Linda Lou Odom in St. George, Utah.
Lynn grew up in Logandale. He loved playing sports and participating in FFA at Moapa Valley High School. He continued enjoying Pirate Sports and activities as his children and grandchildren grew up. He worked as a manager at Overton Power District and later as a owner / operator of Simmons Electric in Las Vegas. He lived in Las Vegas, St. George and finished out his life peacefully in Pine Valley. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and time with family. He will be remembered for his love of people, his service to others and as the historian of the family.
Survivors include his wife, Linda of Pine Valley, UT; two sons and four daughters: Tiffany (John) Lewis of Las Vegas, NV; Tracie (Tony) Himes of Prescott, AZ; RuthAnn (Ray) Horsley; Trent (Jenna); Ashleigh (Rhett) Gallagher all of Las Vegas, NV; Coltyn (Mindy) of Henderson, NV; son in law: Eric Peterson of Las Vegas, NV; step children: Jason (Melanie) Dimitt of Eagle Mountain, UT; Angela (Ryan) Basil of Shoreline, WA; Amy (Mario) Salas of Boulder City, NV; 25 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two brothers and one sister: Bobbi Simmons-Michael of Ivins, UT; John Simmons of Apple Valley, CA; Terry (Lani) Simmons of Fallon, NV and half sister, Renee Simmons Black of UT. He was preceded in death by one son, Troy and one sister, Carrol Perry.
Services will be private because of the Covid - 19. The services will be recorded and added to our website on Wednesday March 25, 2020. Friends and family are invited to sign our online guest book at www.moapavalleymortuary.com
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