Linda Renee Sims, 61, formerly of Colfax, passed away Sept. 24, 2021 in her home with family by her side. She was born on April 17, 1960 in Crawfordsville to Lewis and Bernice (Long) Smith. She married Zachariah Sims on Oct. 6, 2006 in Frankfort, and they later divorced.
Renee was a 1979 graduate of Southmont High School. She worked as a Lab Technician for Purina for 13 years and had raised and raced horses for 25 years. She was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Kentucky and a lifetime member of the Moose Lodge #6 in Crawfordsville. She loved horses and enjoyed music, line dancing, bon fires, and family and friends meant the world to her.
Renee is survived by her daughters, Tiffany (James) Stinson of Brookston and Ashley Bennett of Delphi; granddaughter, Alyssa Stinson of Brookston; sisters, Temple (Joey) Daughtery of Bowling Green, Kentucky, Treva Evans of Georgia and Shelia (Reid) Wilson of Crawfordsville; and brothers, Donnie Kincaid of Kentucky and David (Gail) Shugart of Avon.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Gary Harpel.
Friends may visit 4-6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, 2021 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort. Memorial donations may be made in Renee's honor to Mooseheart, c/o Moose Lodge #6, 402 Waynetown Road, Crawfordsville, IN 47933.
Please visit archerweston.com, where you may leave a message for the family.