Mr. Charles Edward "Tripp" Simmons, III, 26, of Waynesboro, MS passed from this life Friday, May 11, 2018 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, MS. He was born in Derby, CT on Friday, January 10, 1992 to Charles E. Simmons, Jr. and Larwis Lynn Suthoff Simmons. He worked as a Pipe Line Welder's Assistant. Mr. Simmons is preceded in death by his grandmother, Shelba Jean Chennault; grandfather, Joseph Mitchell Suthoff. He is survived by his mother, Larwis Lynn Simmons, Waynesboro, MS; father, Charles E. Simmons, Jr., Waynesboro, MS; 2 grandmothers, Virginia Ann Harvey, Waynesboro, MS, Jane Roberson, Mize, MS; 2 grandfathers, Claude Roberson, Mize, MS, Charles E. Simmons, Sr., Bryson City, NC; daughter, Kelsie Lynn Simmons, Waynesboro, MS; 2 brothers, Wilson Powell Simmons, Hattiesburg, MS, Tanner Calhoun Simmons, Waynesboro, MS; sister, Shelby Lynn Simmons, Jackson, MS; 2 aunts, Claire Lee Rea (Butch), Baton Rouge, LA, Jo Ann Suthoff, Waynesboro, MS; 3 uncles, Chad Simmons (Sabrina), Bastrop, LA, Thad Simmons (Robin), Thomasville, AL, James Suthoff (Tina), Brandon, MS; 11 first cousins, Katlin, Hunter, Chloe, Grace, Madison, Bradley, Elliot, Garrett, Chase, Jessie, Penny; god mother, Renee Hafler, Brandon, MS; god father, Lance Hafler, Brandon, MS. Visitation for Mr. Simmons will be held from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Monday, May 14, 2018 in the Parlor of Freeman Funeral Home in Waynesboro, MS. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Clara First Baptist Church in Clara, MS with Rev. Jason Sehon officiating.