Ivy Louella Jones "Simms"

Passed 12/26/2023


Obituary For Ivy Louella Jones "Simms"

Ivy Louella Jones (nee Simms), 84 passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at the Dartmouth general hospital on December 26, 2023.

She was the daughter of the late John and Rhona (Croxen) Simms.

She was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church. She loved the Lord and was a woman of strong faith. She loved watching church, dancing in her living room to country music. She loved life and lived it to the fullest. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She worked at St. Vincent’s Nursing Home for 25 years then retired.

She was predeased by her loving husband Lyon of 66 years. She is survived by brothers Theodore (late Dorothy), Floyd (late Marva), Myles (Sherlene) and sister Violet. Also survived by her children Mark, Rhonda (Paul Sr) and Marina (Scott). Grandchildren Merle Jr, Paul Jr, and Jordan. Great grandchildren Na’Siya and Deandre. Many nieces and nephews.

The family wish to extend a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Singh and all the nursing staff on 4 west at the Dartmouth General Hospital.

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  • 01/05/2024

    We called her, Mother James". What a pleasure to have her as our neighbour. Mother James will be truly missed by both Shane and Lisa ... May she rest in peace. Much love

  • 01/03/2024

    Our sincere condolences to Mark, Rhonda, Marina, and family. Ivy was a beautiful lady loved talking with her and having coffee Ivy will be missed dearly I will miss her sweet smile and her laugh. Rest in paradise Ivy . Sherry and Danny Lydiard

  • 01/02/2024

    To Marina & Family Members, My wife Terri and I extend deepest sympathy to you on the passing of your beautiful mother. We pray that her precious and loving memories will comfort all of you during your period of bereavement. God Bless. Sending you love, prayers and deepest sympathy. George & Terri Gray

  • 12/31/2023

    Sincere condolences to the Jones and Simms families. A beautiful soul has gone home to glory. RIP. Richard Jones and Family.

  • 12/31/2023

    So sorry to hear about your mom passing. May God surround you with his love and peace.

  • 12/31/2023

    So sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful Mom, Marina. Thinking of you and sending heartfelt and sincere condolences to you and to all your family. I hope all the wonderful memories bring you some comfort at this very difficult time 💕

  • 12/31/2023

    Ivy was a lovely and caring woman and showed that to all she met. I always enjoyed talking with her. She loved her family deeply. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Ruth

  • 12/30/2023

    Marina, so sorry to hear about her mom, she was a wonderful lady with a beautiful soul... Freddy & l send our condolences 🙏🏼 may her soul RIP 🙏🏼 will keep you & your family in our prayers . May the spirit of Jesus comfort you & your family at this time of sorrow... God-bless, lots of love ❤️ Hugs xoxo

  • 12/27/2023

  • 12/27/2023

    My sincere condolences to Mark, Rhonda, Marina, and all family members. I remember Cousin Ivy with fondness. She was a loving and caring person, and a great source of support to my family. May God Bless you all at this difficult time, and may you find some comfort in knowing other's share your grief. God Bless you all! Enid Symonds Vancouver, BC

  • 12/27/2023

    I remember your Mum from St. Vincents. She was always cheerful and greeted the residents with a beautiful smile. Prayers and thoughts are with you Marina and family. Susan

  • 12/27/2023

    Our condolences Marina to you and your family. Ivy was such a joy to work with. And you were always guaranteed a good laugh throughout the day. Rest in peace dear Ivy, rest in peace. You certainly will be missed.

  • 12/27/2023

    Ivy was a joy to work with and always had the time to talk to you no matter what it was about. She had a heart of gold and had not a bad word to say about anyone. I will remember always. So sorry for your loss

  • 12/27/2023

    Your mom always welcomed us with open arms . Thinking of you all at this sad time. Rip dear Ivy💔

  • 12/27/2023

    I'm going to miss our sleep overs up talking all night and laughing Love you auntie Sherlene

  • 12/27/2023

    Marina and family, I'm so saddened to read this. I have so many lovely memories of Ivy from when we worked together and of course when she worked with my mom and the friendship they shared. She had a beautiful smile and a wonderful laugh and how she loved her family. My heart is with you all, xoxo

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