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2012-12-27 / Obituaries


Madelyn Louise Sims, 89, of Thomasville, died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 at Mobile Infirmary. She was born Nov. 26, 1923 in Surginer. Sims was owner and operator of The Alabama Grill and a member of the Thomasville United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her son, Mark L. (Robin L.) Sims of Thomasville; four grandchildren, Alex (Crystal) Sims, Jason (Korey) Sims, Drew Sims and Trey Lowrey, all of Thomasville; and four great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, A. L. “Red” Sims.

Funeral services were Thursday, Dec. 20 at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home, with Rev. George Sedberry officiating. Interment was at the Choctaw Corner Cemetery in Thomasville with O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.

Active pallbearers were Alex Sims, Jason Sims, Drew Sims, Trey Lowrey, Eddie Vick and Cecil Hunt.

Memorials may be made to the Methodist Children’s Home.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

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