David Lee Kimmons was born on May 21, 1936 in Aurora, IL to Elmer & Bertha (Hamilton) Kimmons. His family moved to Missouri where David spent most of his young life and attended school in Pleasant Hope. He was an expert mechanic and had worked in that profession in California and Missouri. He later went into the construction industry as a general contractor.
David was a devoted Jehovah’s Witness. He loved to fish and was known for growing the most delicious vegetables in his garden.
David passed away on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 in Branson at the age of 85.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Evon, son John, and siblings, Gayle “Barky”, Bill and Mary along with other family.
David leaves behind his five children, Diane Kimmons of Springfield, Amy Kimmons of Branson, Beth Dixon and husband Stew of Kirbyville, David Kimmons and wife Jennifer of Fordland and Nathan Kimmons and wife Kimberly of Kansas City, MO. He is also survived by fourteen grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren as well as extended family and friends who will miss him greatly.
Memorial services will be Saturday, April 16, 2022 at 1:00 PM in Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory, Branson.