KERSHAW – Ms. Patricia "Pat" Sims Faile, age 73, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at Springs Memorial Hospital.
She was born July 11, 1940, in Lancaster, the daughter of the late John Julius Sims Sr. and Lydia Sellers Sims. Ms. Faile retired from Lancaster Convalescent Center as a certified nursing assistant and was a member of Taxahaw Baptist Church.
Ms. Faile is survived by a son, Joseph T. "Tommy" Faile and his wife, Tina, of Kershaw; a brother, Roger Sims and his wife, Linda, of Lancaster; two grandchildren, Thomas Delane Faile and Deidra Green; and five great grandchildren, Nathan and Lauren Faile, Rebecca Phillips and Sheyna and Faithe Green.
Ms. Faile was preceded in death by four brothers, John Sims, Wayne Sims, Crawford Sims and Danny Sims.
The celebration of life funeral service for Ms. Faile is 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at Taxahaw Baptist Church by the Revs. Roger Burden and Tommy Preslar. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family of Ms. Faile will receive friends one hour before the service in the church sanctuary and suggest memorial contributions be made to Taxahaw Baptist Church Building Fund, c/o Larry Robertson, 1876 Overbrook Road, Kershaw, SC 29067.
An online guest register is available on the obituaries page at www.burgessfunerals.com.
Burgess Funeral Home and Crematory is caring for the family of Ms. Faile.