Carl H. Sims

Carl H. Sims

Carl H. Sims, 83, of Jonesboro, died Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at Integrity Healthcare in Anna. 

He was born on Sept. 17, 1935, in Cobden, the son of Jewell and Mildred Marie Dixon Sims. 

Mr. Sims is survived by his brothers and sisters, Betty Lou Wright of Anna, Patricia Wooden of Granite City, Virginia Halleck of Laurel Creek, Va., Harvey Sims of Jonesboro, Judy Sims of Lake City, Fla., and Ralph Sims of Anna; numerous nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, T.J. Sims and Karrell Sims; and two sisters, Violia Newbery and Deloris Dover. 

Mr. Sims served in the U.S. Navy. 

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at the Alto Pass Cemetery. Bob Dover will officiate. Everyone is asked to go directly to the cemetery.

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements.

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