Jill Staley Bebb Simmons, 71 years old, passed away, at home in Pocatello Idaho, on Tuesday January 30, 2018. Jill was born on 9-27-1946 in Pocatello, Idaho. The third of 4 children born to John Reed Staley and Alice Kaealoha Staley. Her childhood was spent with her siblings, Gradyn, Steven, and Barbara in Inkom, Idaho. Her first husband, Duane Carl Bebb, tragically drowned in a rafting accident in Alaska at the age of 21 leaving Jill to raise her daughter, Jacki Sue, 2 years old at the time of Duane’s death. Jill’s son, Christian Wade Simmons, was born after Jill married Brady Leroy Simmons. This marriage ended in divorce. Jill was educated at Idaho State Vocational and Technical School and worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse for many years. Jill’s greatest joys were her children, Jacki and Christian, and her beloved grandson, Bryson. Jill is survived by daughter, Jacki Bebb (Robert Pentecost), son Christian Simmons (Shannon) and grandson Bryson.
Graveside services will be held at Pocatello Cemetery, 2pm, Saturday, February 3rd. Horsley Funeral Home can be contacted for additional information. The family suggests Memorial donations to the Amyloidosis Foundation https://secure.qgiv.com/for/?key=amyfound in the memory of Jill Staley Bebb Simmons