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Michale Sims
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Obituary for Michale R. Sims Sr.

Michale R. Sims Sr.
Michale R. Sims, Sr, 72, of Mountainburg, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at his home. He was a line worker at Whirlpool for 31 years and attended Pigeon Creek Freewill Baptist church in Mountainburg. He was born January 7, 1945 in Comanche, Oklahoma to the late Stanley and Lillian (Owens) Sims. He was preceded in death by a son, Stephen James Linder, a sister, Jeannie Clark and a brother, James Sims.
Services will be 1:00 P.M., Monday, September 25, 2017 at Pigeon Creek Freewill Baptist church in Mountainburg, Arkansas with interment at Pope cemetery under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.
Survivors include, his wife Mildred of the home; 2 daughters, Pam Simco of Fort Smith, AR and Paula (Rory) King of Alma, AR; 2 sons, Charles (Patti Houston) Sims of Shreveport, LA and Michale (Lisa) Sims, Jr. of Mountainburg, AR; 2 brothers, Richard B. Sims of Mountainburg, AR and Anthony Sims of Cedarville, AR, 11 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Daniel Gregory, Justin Houston, Chad Killough, Tanner Killough, Steve Linder, Jr. and Montana Sims
Honorary Pallbearers will be Leslie Battles, Russell Becker, Odean Belt, Kevin Belt, Ralph Figley, Jim Gaston, Tommy McGehee, Bob Redo and all his great grandchildren.
The family will visit with friends from 3:00 until 5:00 P.M. Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Ocker Funeral Home Chapel, 917 Hwy. 64 East, Alma, AR.


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