Betty Dois Jean Sims, 74, of Scranton went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 27, 2013 in Clarksville.

She was born June 23, 1938 in Magazine to the late Dick Thomas and Hazel Thomas Dixon. She was a homemaker and attended Dublin Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents and first husband, Claude Jean Sr.

She is survived by her husband, Billy Sims; son, Claude Jean of Belleville; two brothers, C.W. Thomas of Magazine, and Bo Thomas of Greenwood; two sisters, Debbie Sims of Scranton and Sandy Clayton of Paris; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren as well as other family members and friends.

Funeral service was at 10 a.m. Monday, April 1, 2013 at the Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel Danville with Rev. Shane Casper officiating. Burial was at Russell Cemetery. Arrangements were by Cornwell Funeral Home Danville.

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