Obit: Thomas Sims

Obit: Thomas Sims

May 9th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Thomas Edgar Sims II died in Chattanooga, on Monday, May 6, 2013, after suffering a stroke.He was born in Tucumcari, N.M. on Sept. 28, 1925.Tom was a Pharmacist's Mate 2nd Class in the U.S. Navy during WWII and after the war was a pharmacist in Colorado for 35 years. After his retirement, he and his wife Irene moved to the Chattanooga area and lived here for over 30 years.Preceding him in death is his wife, Irene; parents, Jane and Thomas; and three sisters, Mary Ester Sims, Syble Sims and Billie Yardley Moser.Tom leaves behind two nephews, Frankie and Rockie Yardley; numerous other family members and many close and loving friends.Share your memories, stories and photos at www.legacyfuneralhome.com.A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 11, in the funeral home chapel.In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity. Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8911 Dallas Hollow Road, Soddy-Daisy.