SIMS, Malcolm J. "Pete," of Richmond, passed peacefully on January 22, 2013. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Nancy; his son, Michael Sims and his wife, Peggy; his daughter, Ann Williams and her husband, Bryan; grandchildren, Jessica, Ben and Peter Sims, and Joshua Williams; and extended family. He loved his family and friends and a good laugh. He was active in the Laurel Park Civic Association, was a volunteer fireman, taught Sunday school classes, served as a Deacon, sang in the choir and in several gospel quartets. A visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, January 26, at Bliley's - Staples Mill, 8510 Staples Mill Road. A private burial will be held in Mineral, Va. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to North Run Baptist Church or the American Heart Association.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.