Van Alstyne Leader
February 20, 1959
Death came to Mrs. Lucy Sims of Rt. 1, Anna at the Wilson Jones Hospital
in Sherman Wednesday morning at 4:45. Funeral services were scheduled to
be at the Elmont Baptist Church Thursday afternoon at 2:30, conducted by
the pastor, Rev. Wayne R. Williams and Rev. A.A.Timmons, Methodist minister.
Pallbearers were Harley James, Zac Emerson, Fulton Emerson, John Douglas,
Frank Jordan and Bill Barrett. Interment was in the Van Alstyne City Cemetery.
She was a member of the Elmont Church.
Mrs. Sims was born on June 3, 1913, the daughter of Jim and Becky
Fry Roland at Bonham.
Survivors include her husband, Billy Sims of Rt. 1, Anna; two daughters,
Billy Ruth Sims and Billy Jean Sims; two sons, Billy Ray Sims and Billy
Don Sims; one grandchild; one sister, Mrs. Maudie Roland of Garland; three
brothers, Will Roland of Hurst, Leeman Roland of Sherman and George Roland