Donald Sims

1962 ~ 2021 (age 58)


Donald Sims was born on November 11, 1962,  to the late L. J. and Isabell Sims in Paris, Texas. He graduated  from Paris High School in 1982. He accepted Christ early in life and was a faithful member of  Solid Rock Baptist Church, where he served on the Usher Board for many years. He was a retiree of Campbell Soup Company. Later on in life, he met the love of his life Leonda Daniels. He played football and was a dedicated Dallas Cowboys and Paris Wildcats fan. He entered eternal rest on August 6, 2021.  

He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Loved Ones Who Remain: Sons: Donald (Kenisha) Sims, Jr., Donnealous Sims, DeCedric Sims; Daughters: Donella Sims, Savaannah Hamilton, Shamika (Bryan Howard) Sims, Dondella Sims; Stepchildren: Paul Simmons, Kenneth Tyler, Marynelle Simmons; Brother: J.O. Sims; Sisters: Shirley (Charles) Dillard, Cherry (James)  Dillard, Myrtle (Luther) Cook, Alice (McKinley) Ray, and Monnell (Jerry) Harris. Also, twenty-five grandchildren, special  friends, Joe Finch, Myke Twitty, and Coach Tavares Williams, and a host of  nieces, nephews, other relatives, and  friends. He was preceded in death by his  parents; brothers, James Robert Sims, Clarence Sims, Donnell Sims; and sisters, Jean Nickerson Sims and Shelia Ceasar.  


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August 13, 2021

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Maxey Funeral Chapel

Funeral Service
August 14, 2021

2:30 PM
Solid Rock Baptist Church

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