Lula Mary Scott Sims Obituary

From the Ozona Stockman:

Mrs. O. L. Sims
Died Wednesday;
Funeral Friday

Funeral services for Mrs. Otis L. Sims, 88, will be held tomorrow, Friday, afternoon at 3 p.m. from the Ozona Church of Christ with A. C. Knight, minister, officiating.  Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery under the direction of Janes Funeral Home.

Mrs. Sims died here early Wednesday (Dec. 19, 1968) morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Hubert Baker.

She was born March 28, 1880, in Corinth, Miss.  She was married to Otis L. Sims in San Angelo July 21, 1899.  They had been married 67 years when Mr. Sims died in 1966.  Before moving to Ozona in 1945, they were in the ranching business south of San Angelo for many years.

Mrs. Sims had been a member of the Church of Christ for over 70 years and was an active member in the Ozona Woman's Club when it disbanded a few years ago.

Survivors include the one daughter, Mrs. Baker of Ozona; 3 grandchildren, Mrs. Priscilla Low of Kerrville, Mrs. R. E. Hooper of Tulsa, Okla. and Weldon Day of Ozona; one sister, Mrs. Lottie Smith of Roscoe and one brother, Otis L. Scott of Pinson, Tenn. and seven great-grandchildren.

Pall bearers will be Delbert Stewart, J. W. Johnigan, A. E. Gilliam, Pascal Northcutt, Bud Loudamy and Harold Farmer.

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