November 5, 1959 ~ May 17, 2009
Steve, formerly from Jackson, TN lost his lengthy battle with cancer and has gone to be with the Lord. He was born in London, England and raised as an "Air Force brat" until 1971, where he resided with his family in Jackson. Steve loved to play baseball, football and golf. He played football for South Side and graduated in 1978. He served his country by joining the U.S. Air Force. When he got out of the service he eventually moved to San Antonio, TX. He worked for the city, lived in the country (Seguin) and raised his beloved horses and dogs with his wife of 18 years, Gail Simer, of Little Rock, AR. Also surviving is a son, Brian Simer of Syracuse, NY and two step children, Elizabeth Boykin and Joe Dodson, of Little Rock, AR. He also leaves his father, Sam Simer (Faye), his mother, Patsy Haggard, and a sister Sherry Bivens (Joe) all of Jackson TN. A Celebration of Life is scheduled for 7PM Thursday, May 21st with fellowship following at the Country Church, 1101 FM 78 W in Marion, Texas. He also requested for his ashes to be scattered out west where the wild horses roam. The family requests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, 8115 Datapoint Dr. San Antonio Tx 78229. To leave a note for the family, go to meadowlawn.net and select Obituaries. Arrangements by Meadowlawn Crematory and American Mortuary, San Antonio, Texas. (800)641-9992.
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