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Mr. James D. Simms

• Jun 27, 2018 at 3:38 PM

JONESBOROUGH - Mr. James D. Simms, age 70, Jonesborough, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Johnson City Medical Center.

Mr. Simms was born in Johnson City and the son of the late Frank & Ruby Blevins Simms. He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Susie Williams, two brothers, Jack Simms and John Simms and one sister, Lillian Penix.

Jim was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend.

He was a member of Sulphur Springs Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Jeane McQueen Simms; five children, Charles Keith Simms, Gary Lynn Simms (Wendy), Michael Kenneth Simms (Rhonda), Angel Annett See (Brit) and Lori Lynnette Campbell (Ryan); one brother, Sam Simms (Gail); one sister, Rose Arp; nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nephews, nieces and cousins.

Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 pm Friday, June 29, 2018 at the Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Jon Reed officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm Friday prior to the service.

Condolences may be sent to the Simms family online at www.dillow-taylor.com. 

Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821

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