Megan Rochell Simons-Smith, age 27, Garnett, Kansas formerly of Mound City, Kansas died Wednesday, June 27, 2018 as the result of an accident. Megan was born on October 19, 1990 at Fort Scott, Kansas the daughter of David and Virginia Nation Simons. She graduated from Jayhawk Linn High School in the Class of 2009. While in high school she was very active in the Kansas High School Rodeo Association. After high school she received her Associate''s Degree from Fort Scott Community College and attended Pittsburg State University. She was married to Drew Smith. To this union, two children were born. The marriage ended in divorce. Megan was employed by Osawatomie USD #367 as the librarian for the elementary school. She was able to make a positive impact on many young peoples lives in this position. She was fond of animals, liked being and outdoors and working on the farm with her fiance, Tim Milner. Loving and caring for her children were the most important part of Megan''s life. She was a member of the St. Boniface Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Carol Nation and grandfather, Jerald Simons. Megan is survived by her fiance, Tim Milner, father, David Simons, mother, Virginia Maring and husband Ron, a daughter, Ashlyn Smith, a son, Sterling Smith, a brother, Matt Simons and wife Stephanie, a sister, Kristin Simons, and other extended family and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 9 am Monday, July 2, 2018 at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Scipio, Kansas. Burial will be in the Colbert Cemetery, Mound City, Kansas. Rosary will be prayed at 4 pm Sunday at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel. Visitation will follow until 6 pm. The family suggests contributions to the Osawatomie Elementary Library or the Children''s Education Fund, c/o Schneider Funeral Home, P. O. Box J, Mound City, KS 66056. Condolences can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com.