Sarah Lee (Foy) Sims

October 14, 1937 ~ April 28, 2019 (age 81)


Sarah Lee Sims, age 81 of Sidney, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at the Pavilion Nursing Home in Sidney. She was born October 14, 1937 in Forrest City, Arkansas to the late Smith Foy and Gertrude Thomas Foy.

Sarah was preceded in death by husband Arnell Sims on December 25, 2015. She is survived by son Fred (Karen) Sims of Loveland; daughter Denise Sims of Chandler, Arizona; two grandchildren Quentin and Damon Sims; two great-grandchildren Isaac and Kalina Sims; four sisters Deloris (Willie) Mcghee of Sidney, Gertha Jelks of Piqua, Julia Mason of Sidney, Linda Williams of Lima; three brothers Dock (Joan) Foy of Tipp City, Theodis (Jean) Foy of Lima, Sylvester Foy of Sidney; sister-in-law Pamela Dixon of Sidney and sister-in-law Estelle Foy.

Sarah was also preceded in death by brothers; James Foy, Willie Foy, Mathis Foy, Smith Foy, CT Foy, Bo Foy and sister, Annie Grace.

Sarah was an active member of Mount Zion Holy Union Church of God in Lima, Ohio. She served as an usher for the church for many years. She worked in food service all of her life until her retirement. She was a wonderful caregiver to all of her family and friends. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held in Sarah’s honor on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. at House of Prayer, 324 Grove Street, Sidney, with Pastor Willie Mcghee and Pastor Theodis Foy officiating. Arrangements are handled through Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney. Donations may be made in Sarah’s memory to House of Prayer in Sidney. Condolences may be expressed online at  

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Celebration of Life
May 1, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
House of Prayer (Grove Street, Sidney)

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