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Obituary for Shirley Rutherford Sims

Shirley T. Sims, age 67 of Kennesaw, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017. A funeral service will be held 11 am Thursday, May 25 in the chapel of Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna. Interment will be in Cheatham Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Sims was a member of Fellowship Christian Center where she sang in the choir. She had worked for over 40 years in child care in and around Cobb County. She was a light to everyone and never met a stranger. She was very adventurous and lived life to the fullest. She loved her family dearly. Mrs. Sims was preceded in death by her father Leverne Rutherford. She is survived by her husband Roy A. Sims, mother Elsie Rutherford of Gainesville, son Wayne (Julie) Banister of Eatonton, daughter Becky (Philip) Howard of Kennesaw, daughter Courtney Banister of Cumming, stepson Chad (Cassie) Sims of Woodstock, stepdaughter Melanie (Chris) King of Wilmington, NC, brother Michael Rutherford of Gainesville, sister Kim Watson of Gainesville, grandchildren Jennifer, Kristin, Matthew, Morgan, Bryan, Kaitlin, Hannah, Abbygail, Sam, Rebekah, John, Luke, Caleb, Chloe and Henry, great grandchildren Hayden, Ansley, Alyssa and Rylie. The family will receive friends from 5-8 pm Wednesday, May 24 and 10-11 am Thursday, May 25 at the funeral home.


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Visitation

Wednesday

24

May

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna

2950 King Street
Smyrna, GA 30080

Visitation

Thursday

25

May

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna

2950 King Street
Smyrna, GA 30080

Service

Thursday

25

May

11:00 AM
Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna

2950 King Street
Smyrna, GA 30080

Graveside

Thursday

25

May

12:30 PM
Cheatham Hill Memorial Park

1861 Dallas Highwat
Marietta, GEORGIA 30064

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