Edith Reeves Sims, age 88, of Canton, GA passed away Thursday, September 07, 2017 at Heritage Hospice. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grand mother, great grand mother, & friend. Mrs. Sims was a member of the First Baptist Church of Woodstock for over 75 years. She had a passion for mission work and was in the WMU. Mrs. Sims was a retired florist and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 PM, on Sunday, September 10, 2017, at the Chapel of South Canton Funeral Home with Rev. Ken Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Little River United Methodist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Friday, September 08, 2017, from 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Saturday, September 09, 2017, and from 12:00 PM until the funeral hour on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at South Canton Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by: Husband - Pierce Sims; Parents-Gilbert & Ruth Fowler Reeves; Brothers & Sisters- Tom, Lois, Gilbert, John, & Bentley
Daughter - Deborah Sims
Son - Russell (Kay) Sims
Daughter - Connie (Mike) Lewis
Daughter - Mindy (Alan) Parris
Grandchildren - Denise Christen, Daniel (Jennifer) Rogers, Delaine Rogers, Dusty Rogers, Seth Sims, Chelsea (Jason) Leming, Eden (William) Walker, Amber (Anthony) Donelli, Autumn Lewis, Molly Taylor, & Zach (Brooke) Taylor
Great Grand Children - Peyton, Roen, & Malone Christen; Jake & Luke Rogers; Callie & Carter Leming; Annsley Walker; & Nathan & Jace Donelli
Several Nieces and Nephews, & other family & friends also survive.
In lieu of flowers, Donations can be made to: Builders For Christ c/o Noonday Baptist Association 1348 Canton Rd., Marietta, GA 30066
South Canton Funeral Home, dedicated to the families we serve, 770-479-3377. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.thescfh.com