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Robert Charles Sims

December 21, 1942 - August 6, 2017

Graveside services for Robert Charles Sims, 74, of Arcadia, LA will be held Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at 2 PM at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA. Rev. Jon Lord will officiate. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM, Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA…read more

Graveside services for Robert Charles Sims, 74, of Arcadia, LA will be held Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at 2 PM at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA. Rev. Jon Lord will officiate. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM, Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA.

Robert Charles Sims graduated from Ruston High and LA Tech University. He attended graduate school at Northwestern State University. Robert served in the U.S. Army and was a Vietnam Veteran. He attended the Methodist Church in Arcadia, LA and volunteered for the Red Cross.

Robert is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Jane Sims; grandparents, Mayor Charles Goyne and Anniebel Taylor Goyne, Mayor James Monroe Sims and Blanche Windsor Sims, and his nephew, Brad Sims.

Robert Charles Sims is survived by his sister, Marilyn Sims Waldron and her husband, Larry, of Arcadia, LA; brother, Larry Sims and wife, Debbie, of Pearland, TX; nephew, Eric Sims of Houston, TX; niece, Laura Raburn and husband, James, of O’Neill, NE; nephew, Bill Alden and wife, Stacie, of O’Neill, NE; niece, Lindy Andrepont and husband, Beau, of Lafayette, LA; aunt, Anne Goyne Calhoun of Houston, TX; numerous great nieces and nephews; and cousins: Lee Mitchell and wife, Sandy, of Weatherford, TX, and Lindy Mitchell Hill and husband, Graham, of Houston, TX.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 2122 Myrtle St., Arcadia, LA 71001.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com

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Visitation Information


Date: Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Kilpatrick Funeral Homes - Ruston

Address:

209 North Bonner
Ruston, LA 71270

Service Information


Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Time: 02:00 pm

Graveside

Greenwood Cemetery


Cemetery Information


Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Time: 02:00 pm

Greenwood Cemetery

Address:

Ruston, LA

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