MRS. ETHEL “DEE”  DELORES BROWN~SIMMONS, {79} “DEE” as she was affectionately called, was born September 01, 1937 in Georgetown, SC to the late John H. and Thomasenia Hemingway~Brown of Pawleys Island, SC. She departed this earthly life Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at Prince George Nursing Center . “DEE” attended elementary school in Pawleys Island, SC ; high school in Georgetown, SC and Voorhees College in Orangeburg, SC. She was employed in the Georgetown Public School System. Ethel leaves to mourn her death an adopted daughter, Tamera Simmons; two {2} aunts, Muriel Hemingway of New Bern NC and Doretha Jones of Conway, SC; two {2} uncles, George P. Hemingway of New Bern, NC and George H. Jones of Conway, SC; a host of loving and supportive friends, Rudean Allen and Lewis Grate. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Monday, December 19, 2016 at St. John AME Church in Pawleys Isand, SC. Visitation will be held one {1} hour prior to Services. Arrangements are entrusted to Ocean View Funeral Home and Cremation Services, LLC.