Herbert Lee (Herb) Sims

March 25, 2019 ~ March 25, 2019


Herbert Lee (Herb) Sims, 83 of New Lexington passed away peacefully into God’s grace on the morning of Monday, March 25, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on April 25, 1935 in Sayre; the son of the late Floyd Sims and Bessie Hartley Sims.

Herb was employed for over thirty years at Kaiser Aluminum and International Converter as a logistics and utility operator, was a U.S. Army veteran, and a member of the Crooksville VFW Post 9090.

Herb is preceded in death by his loving and caring wife of sixty-years, Linda Lee Sims. They were married on October 5, 1957 by the late Rev. Rex Garrabrant.

He is survived by his children Scott Sims, of Roseville, OH, Erin Sims of Colorado Springs, CO, and Erik (Tiffany) Sims of Vincent, OH.  Also surviving are his grandchildren Brandon Sims and Nathan Sims, two sisters Louella (Bob) Miles, Carolyn (Wayne) Cable, and many friends.

Herb was also preceded in death by three brothers Leonard Sims, Amos Sims, and Edgar Sims and one sister Norma (Jerry) Nicewanger.

Friends may call Friday, March 29, 2019 from 11A.M. until 1P.M. at Ross-Frash Funeral Home 207 Burley Street Crooksville, OH. The funeral service will follow at 1:30 P.M. at the Zion Church on Portie-Flamingo Rd. at Portersville, OH with burial at Zion Cemetery Portersville, OH

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