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Doris Jean (Baxter) Simon

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Doris Jean (Baxter) Simon

Age 77, passed away on Saturday, January 06, 2018 at Boswell Memorial Hospital in Sun City, Arizona.

She was born May 12, 1940, in Flatwoods, West Virginia, daughter of the late Hyllis and Lela Barnes.

Jean medically retired from the Dupont Company in Parkersburg, West Virginia as an Executive Secretary.

She is a member of St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church in Sun City.

She is a graduate of Parkersburg High School.

She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Rudy Simon; son Barry of Vienna, West Virginia; daughter Betsy Craig of Vienna, West Virginia; and daughter Kelly and husband Donald of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Step daughters Dawn Virani; Cyndi Porter (Brad); Michelle Alvarez (William); and step son Scott Simon. And brother William Barnes (Carolyn) of Belpre, Ohio. 10 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Jean was preceded in death by one brother, Gary Barnes.

Jean was active in the Parkersburg Actors Guild for many years. She enjoyed card games especially bridge.

Visitation will be held 10:00 AM-Noon on Monday January 15, 2018, at Menke Funeral & Cremation Center, 12420 N. 103rd Ave., Sun City, AZ.

Graveside service will follow at 1:00 PM at Holy Redeemer Cemetery, 23015 N. Cave Creek Road, Phoenix, AZ.

A memorial service is planned in Parkersburg, West Virginia at the Leavitt Funeral Home Family Center on January 27, 2018 at 5:30-8:00 PM.

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