Sarah Jefferson Simon passes away

Published 9:00 am Friday, January 6, 2017

By Eric Williams

The Orange Leader

A West Orange school board member confirmed that after 2 a.m. this morning Friday January 6, 2017, West Orange Cove Consolidated School Board Vice President member Sarah Jefferson-Simon passed away after a illness at a Houston Hospital. Simon is a retired Orange police officer who retired a few years ago after a major accident on 10th and Green where a driver ran a red light totaling her unit.