Margaret Jean Simer was born the daughter of Roy H. Crawford and Euna (Kem) Crawford on December 9, 1943, in Thayer, Missouri, and departed this life on February 23, 2017, at her home in Thayer, Missouri, at the age of 73 years.
She was united in marriage on April 22, 1962, at Clifton Free Will Baptist Church in Thayer, Missouri to Alan Simer.
She is survived by her husband, Alan Simer, of the home in Thayer, Missouri; three children, Danny Simer and wife, Maggie of Mountain Home, Arkansas, Vonda Oberbeck and husband, Paul of Strawberry, Arkansas, and Scotty Simer of Thayer, Missouri; seven grandchildren, Sam and Annalise Simer, Anthony and Felicea Braim, Rachel and Anthony Smith, Maddy, Evan, Eric, and Isaac Simer; five step grandchildren; four great grandchildren; twenty step great grandchildren; a host of brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one grandson, Tyler Owen Simer; two sisters, Inez Crawford and Joyce Underwood; and three brothers, Don Crawford, Danny Joe Crawford, and Alan Crawford.
Jean was a lady of great courage as she faced her trials of life. Each day she kept pressing forward through her faith and God’s grace.
She dearly loved her family and spending time with them. She will truly be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Memorial services for Jean Simer, age 73, of Thayer, Missouri will be held, Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 3:00 PM at the Thayer Free Will Baptist Church with Brother Richard Robinson officiating.
Mrs. Simer passed away on Thursday, February 23rd at 4:50 PM at her home in Thayer.