Wayman Eugene "Gene" Sims passed away on June 24, 2013 in Houston, Texas at the age of 75 years old. He was born on June 12, 1938 in Latexo, Texas to Sherman Sims and Elizabeth Shavers Sims. Wayman was a proud veteran of the United States Air Force
. He was also a devoted member of the Huffman Masonic Lodge, #1428 Houston Scottish Rite. Wayman was a resident of the Houston area and was employed by Cameron Ironworks for several years. He was preceded death by his parents, son: Jeffery Wayne Sims, brother: Thomas Sims and sister-in-law: Gerda Sims.
Wayman leaves cherished thoughts with his loving family that include daughter: Tina Barclay and husband: Paul Randall Barclay, grandchildren: Amy Ann Marie Barclay, Brittany Nicole Barclay, Russell Wayne Barclay, Rachel Rayne Barclay, Lisha Joy Ellis and Jonathan Wayne Sims, great-grandchildren: Destin Joy Thomas, Landen Mitchell Thomas, and Jackson Ryan Ellis, sister: Betty Shanks and husband: Elbert Shanks, and brother: Don Sims.
A memorial service that will celebrate Wayman's life will be Saturday, July 6, 2013, 10:00 A.M. at the Masonic Lodge 1428, 2305 Yokum, Huffman, Texas 77336. For additional information you may call Cox Funeral Home at 936-295-2621.