Maudie L. Sims, 82, of rural Sweet Springs, died Thursday, June 10, 2010, at The Lutheran Nursing Home in Concordia.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 15, 2010, at First Baptist Church in Sweet Springs, with Rev. David Goode and Rev. Jim West officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church or The Lutheran Good Shepherd Home in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Dec. 12, 1927, in Marshall, she was the daughter of the late Andrew Stoner and Emma Foote Stoner. On June 18, 1944, she married Raymond Y. Sims, who preceded her in death March 11, 2000. She had lived in Saline County her entire life, where she was a homemaker. She was a member of First Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school most of her life. She was also a member of Sweet Springs American Legion Post 279 Auxiliary.
Survivors include one son, R. Warren Sims and wife, Gayle, of Columbia; one daughter, Brenda J. Hooper and husband, Fred, of rural Sweet Springs; three grandchildren, Tricia Nicole Sims, Drew Sims and Jason Pauley and wife, Shonda; five stepgrandchildren, Derek Williams, Liz Brookhart, Michelle Pummill, Jodi Hooper and C.J. Hooper; one great-granddaughter, Caydence Pauley; four stepgreat-grandchildren, Addisin Williams, Cecilia Pummill, Kolby Pummill and Veronica Hooper; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.
Additional information provided per family recompense.