In Memory Of

Howard Sims Jr.

Pittsburg, Illinois

Guest Book

September 11, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Jeff and Moira Sims

teresa chadwell

September 10, 2013 | Thompsonville, IL

Mara, I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this time of grief and always. May you find solice in your memories of your grandpa.

ann levin

September 10, 2013

Howard was the patriarch of one of the finest families that I am fortunate to know. He was a dear man who will be greatly missed.

rhonda layne

September 10, 2013 | Johnston City, IL

Prayers for your family.

star hiller

September 10, 2013 | Herrin, IL

Mara so sorry for your loss. Am praying for you and your family.

judy k edwards

September 10, 2013 | Pittsburg, IL

There is not enough great words to say about Howard & Carline. They always care for other people & let them feel it. I will always miss them both.

bob and cheryl hughey

September 10, 2013 | Carbondale, IL

A truly good and kind man. Blessings and prayers for the family.

tom fowler

September 10, 2013 | Highland, IL

I have so many fond memories growing up in and around the Sims house. Uncle Howard was always such a gentle GIANT. He will be missed by the many that loved him.


Howard's Obituary

PITTSBURG - Howard Ross Sims Jr., 90, passed away at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, in Herrin Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.He was born Aug. 25, 1923, in Pittsburg, the son of Marion Ross and Grace (Mandrell) Sims. He married Caroline Henrietta (Wickert) on Sept. 30, 1950, and she...

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