Carl A. Sims

May. 14, 2013 @ 11:47 PM

CARL A. (C.A.) SIMS, age 84 of Dandridge went home to be with the Lord Monday morning, May 13, 2013. He was a member of the Deep Springs Baptist Church; veteran of the U.S. Navy having served overseas with the See Bee’s and was a retired painting contractor. A beloved husband, father, grandfather, father-in-law and friend who will be missed by all that knew him.

Survived by his wife of 62 years, Martha Raye (Moore) Sims; son and daughter-in-law, John and Jenny Sims; grandchildren, Elizabeth (Alex) Holsted, Hunter Sims; great-grandchild, Eden Isabella Holsted; brothers, W.B. “Dub” Sims, Ray Sims, Sherrod Sims and Tex Sims; sisters, Betty Scarlett and Becky Thomas. Several nieces and nephews. Funeral services, Wednesday, 7:00pm at the Deep Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Chad Chambers officiating. Interment graveside services with military honors, Thursday, 11:00am at Fain Cemetery. Family will receive friends, Wednesday evening, 5:00 to 7:00pm prior to services at the church. ARRANGEMENTS BY FARRAR FUNERAL HOME, DANDRIDGE.