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Rau'Shaun Armon Simmons

October 9, 2000 — February 1, 2023

Our son, Rau'Shaun Armon Simmons, 22 originally of Toledo, OH,  departed this life unexpectedly on February 1, 2023, in Cleveland, TN. Rau'Shaun was born October 9, 2000 to father, Ronniel Lewis and mother, Shawntelle Simmons in Toledo, OH. He attended Springfield City School in Springfield, OH before the family relocated to Cleveland, TN. He graduated from Cleveland High School in 2020, where he participated in football and track and field.

Rau'Shaun is a beloved son, father, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin, and friend. He had a charming smile with a contagious personality that could light up a room. To know him was to love him. His zeal for life was unmatched. He was extremely athletic, outgoing, and loved the company of others. His uplifting and encouraging spirit was known by everyone, no matter the circumstance. Rau'Shaun lived his life to the fullest and enjoyed above all else, spending time with his daughter and family.

He is survived by parents, Shawntelle and Matthew Simmons; siblings: Matisyn Simmons, Mason Simmons and daughter, Ka’Mya Ann Harvey, all of Cleveland, TN.

He also leaves grandparents, Cliff and Georgia Lewis of Toledo, OH;  aunts, Sharon White of Toledo, OH,  Valentina Wilson of Cleveland, TN, LaTosha Simmons of Cleveland, TN, and Yolanda Wilson-Hall of Toledo, OH;  uncles, Cliff Lewis Jr., Tony (Tracie) Lewis, Michael Lewis and Keith Simmons, all of Toledo, OH;  Cousins, Marlaysha Hooker, Marianna Hooker, Marlon Hooker Jr., Jayelan Simmons, Riahn Graves, Alanah Graves, VaShawn Carrington of Cleveland, TN,  Greg (Ashley) White, Christian White of Toledo, OH and a host of other relatives and dear friends. 

His family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday. February 8, 2023.

Serenity of Cleveland Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Rau'Shaun Armon Simmons, please visit our flower store.

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Wednesday, February 8, 2023

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

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3010 North Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN 37312

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