ANNA, Ill. -- Clyde D. Sims Sr., 61, of Anna died on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2003, in Wildwood, Fla.
He was born Oct. 28, 1941, at Herrin, Ill., son of George and Mary Ann Cox Sims.
He and Doris Reeder were married Dec. 5, 1958, at Carbondale, Ill.
He was a retired line clearance foreman with the CIPS Co., where he worked for 37 years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Jonesboro, Ill.
Survivors include his wife of Anna; a son, Clyde "Dwane" Sims Jr. of Jonesboro; and two grandsons.
He was preceded in death by a son, three brothers and a sister.
Friends may call at Lutz & Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna after 4 p.m. today.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Joe Aldridge, J.D. Morrison and David Fox officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery.