Gloria Jean Sims, 72, formerly of Waynesburg, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017.
She was born in Hazard, Kentucky on November 9, 1944, daughter of Rose Mae Jones Childers and the late Kenneth Childers. She was a homemaker and a member of Double Springs Baptist Church.
She is survived by her mother, Rose Mae Childers, four children, Kenneth Sims, Tammie & (Richard) Davis, Michael & (Alta) Sims and Tony & (Ginger) Sims, two brothers, Larry & (Irene) Childers and Kelly Paul & (Shirley) Childers, two sisters, Jeanette & (Dodd) Caudill and Helen Childers, twelve grandchildren, Bobbie Sims, Brittany Rowland, Tyler Sims, Jennifer Davis, Ricky Davis, Jr., Stephanie Dustin, Crystal Meyers, Lisa Jeffries, Steven Sims, Brandon Sims, Dylan Sims and Dalton Sims, brothers-in-law, Jimmy & (Joan) Sims, Randy & (Mona) Sims and Danny & (Mary Jane) Sims and sixteen great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobbie Allen Sims, her father, Kenneth Childers and her father and mother-in-law, Roy and Maxine Sims.
A funeral service will be held at 1 PM Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Double Springs Baptist Church with Bro. Jerry Martin officiating.
Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 PM Friday at Double Springs Baptist Church.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.