Dorothy Sims Obituary

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Dorothy Mae Sims

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Sims, Dorothy Hall age 77 passed away Monday December 10, 2012. She is survived by her husband of 60 years Joe R. Sims, daughter Joanne (Wilson) Dinsmore, sons Stanley (Nancy), Jeff (Shelia) and Stephen (Liza) Sims. She is also survived by her sister Patsy Hathcox, brother Ed Hall, nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Dorothy received her master's degree in English from Samford University where she was a member of the honor society. She was the head of the English Dept. at Erwin High School where she taught for 30 years. After her retirement she volunteered as a radio reader at UAB and was the director of the Sheppard...
Sims, Dorothy Hall age 77 passed away Monday December 10, 2012.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years Joe R. Sims, daughter Joanne (Wilson) Dinsmore, sons Stanley (Nancy), Jeff (Shelia) and Stephen (Liza) Sims. She is also survived by her sister Patsy Hathcox, brother Ed Hall, nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Dorothy received her master's degree in English from Samford University where she was a member of the honor society. She was the head of the English Dept. at Erwin High School where she taught for 30 years. After her retirement she volunteered as a radio reader at UAB and was the director of the Sheppard Center Singers. Her life theme was "Make me a blessing to others".
Funeral service will be Friday December 14, 2012 at 1:00 P.M. at Ridout's Trussville Chapel with interment to follow in Hopewell Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening December 13, 2012 from 5 until 7 P.M.
In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions to a charity of your choice.

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