Ilene Hicks Simcox, age 67, of Bluff City, Tenn., went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Bristol Regional Medical Center.


She was born September 30, 1950 in Bristol, Tenn., a daughter of the late Reuben and Mary Elizabeth Hampton Hicks. Ilene was a lifelong resident of the Bristol area. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Bluff City. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Teddy Simcox; and daughter, Tiffany Simcox.


She is survived by her daughters, Julie Glover and husband Shannon, and Sherry Hicks and husband Chris; grandchildren, Emily Fleenor and husband Ryan, Gage Hicks, Luke Hicks, Grace Glover, Elijah Hicks, and Shea Hicks; great granddaughter on the way, June Ilene; sister, Sue Dilliard; and many nieces and nephews.


The funeral service will be held 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2018 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Mike Pope officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7:45 p.m. prior to the service. The interment will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Glenwood Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers will be her grandchildren.