Mr. James “Jimmy” Leslie Simmons, 62 of Buckhead, died October 28, 2014. He was born September 1, 1952 in Chicago, IL to John C. Simmons, Sr and Vennie Ford Simmons. After high school, Jimmy attended college for a time but found his passion in flying. He became a pilot and flew for Pennington Seed for many years. Jimmy enjoyed his Harley Davidson motorcycles, watching Nascar races and UGA football. Jimmy loved life on Lake Oconee and time spent with neighbors and friends. Jimmy Simmons is survived by three children, Amber Cash, Jacob Simmons and Amberly Simmons. He also leaves a sister, Anna Simmons as well as many friends. A memorial service was held on Wednesday, November 5 at 11 am in the chapel of A.E. Carter Funeral Home.