Jimmie Sells Sr.
1931 - 2017
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Jimmie L. Sells Sr. of Gary, Indiana passed away Friday, November 24, 2017 at Methodist Hospital at the age of 86. Jimmie was born January 23, 1931 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He was a member of New Tabernacle Baptist church, where he attended faithfully until his health failed. He was a retired employee of U.S. Steel Corp. with 40 years of service retiring in 1992 as a steel pourer. He was married to Annie L. Sells (who preceded him in death along with 6 siblings. Jimmie leaves to cherish fond memories his only son Jimmie L. Sells Jr. from the union of Jimmie Sr. & Annie. 2 grandchildren Shanita and Anthony Sells, 1 brother Joe Sells and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 9 to 11:00 a.m. with funeral service at 11:00 a.m. All services at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 2416 Pierce St. Rev. Chet Johnson, Pastor. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.

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Published in Post-Tribune on Nov. 29, 2017.
09:00 - 11:00 AM
Tabernacle Baptist Church
Funeral service
11:00 AM
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December 2, 2017
To my best friend, Velma Sells, and the Sells Family my deepest sympathies. My prayers are with you.
Shirley Grant
November 30, 2017
My deepest sympathies for your loss, May the God of all comfort bring your family peace . Romans 12:12
November 30, 2017
To Shirley, Velma, and Sells Family,
May God comfort you at this time of bereavement. I enjoyed his participation at the Center.
Minietta Nelson
November 29, 2017
Uncle Jimmie - will be missed so much. I was saddened by your sudden departure. . . But God knew best. So now you can rest in His arms.
Brenda Lee-Peel
November 29, 2017
Your father is at peace. Think of the good times and smile. For comfort read Ecclesiastes 3:1-15,17,19,20,22. May The Creator bring you peace during this time. Back in the days...
Michael & Ermalene Gault Sr
November 29, 2017
To the family of Jimmie Sells.... Jimmie will be sorely missed at the Roosevelt Senior Center. He had been attending there for many years. He will be remembered for his good sense of humor . You have our deepest and sincerest sympathy.
Vera Parr and Natalie Stewart
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