2010-02-18 / Obituaries


Brent Edward Sims, 21, of Pine Hill died Feb. 5, 2010 at Fort Rucker.

He was born Feb. 17, 1988 in Grove Hill. He was a specialist in the United States Army having served our country in Iraq. He was a member of Springfield Methodist Protestant Church.

Survivors include his father, Paul Edward Sims, Pine Hill, his mother, Tracey Lynn Sims, Pine Hill; two brothers, A1C Paul Adams Sims, Tokyo, Japan, John Pierce Sims, Pine Hill; grandmother, Martha Lynn Sims, Thomasville; grandparents, Johnny and Sherry Bagley, and Donald and Helen Drinkard, all of Thomasville.

He was preceded in death by a grandfather, Sam Sims.

The service was Feb. 11 at 10 a.m. at Springfield Methodist Protestant Church with Revs. Mark Lambert, Benny Crawford and George Adams officiating. Burial with full military honors was at Kelley Cemetery in Thomasville. O’ Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directed.

Active pallbearers were the United States Army from Fort Rucker.

Honorary pallbearers were The U.S. Army of Fort Rucker and Nate Ballard, Neil Ballard, Jimmy Andrews, Mike Oliver, Micky Courtney and Will Bagley. (4-1tp)

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