Ann Cooper Sims

Ann Sims was born August 3, 1853 and the daughter of John Cooper and Nancy Johnson Cooper.

Mrs. Ann Sims, 80, who died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. F. Paschal of Blaney, Wednesday 1:30 in the afternoon, June 10, 1936.

Mrs. Sims was a member of Zion Methodist church, near Blythewood. She was a woman of many fine traits of character and leaves many friends who will be saddened to learn of her passing.

Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. T. H. Johnson, August, Ga,; Mrs. E. F. Pace, Wilmington, N. C.; and Mrs. W. F. Paschal, Blaney; two sons, J. C. Sims, Augusta, and W. A. Sims, Spartanburg.

Pallbearers were: E. J. Wilson, Grover Wilson, J. B. Hines. B. L. Maddox, L. C. Paschal and J. P. Abbott.

Funeral service were conducted this morning, June 11, 1936 from Zion Methodist church by the Rev. A. L. Willis, pastor of Ridgeway Baptist church. Interment followed in the churchyard.

Obituary Information:

June 11, 1936  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 10
June 11, 1936  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 5
June 12, 1936  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 18

Tombstone Information:

Located in Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery
Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Herman Ruple Durr
Located in Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery
Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Herman Ruple Durr

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