. . . . . . . . . . SIMMS. -- Rockdale, Texas. Dec. 19. -- The funeral of Mrs. Elizabeth Simms, who died Saturday, was held at the family residence Sunday afternoon, with a large concourse of sorrowing friends and relatives in attendance. Funeral services were conducted by the Rev. E.D. Hamner of Austin, a former pastor, assisted by the Rev. Mr. Weaver, present pastor of the Christian Church, of which Mrs. Simms was a member. Mrs. Simms was married to E.C. Simms and moved to Milam County in 1899, living on a farm near Tracy, but later removing to Rockdale, where she has since resided. She was a daughter of J.A. Hargrove and was born near Chappell Hill, Washington County. She leaves seven children, all living, all of whom were present at the funeral. Dallas Morning News, December 20, 1921 . . . . . . . . . . The remains were then conveyed to the family plot in the Old City Cemetery, followed by a large concourse of sorrowing friends and relatives, and laid to rest. . . . Rockdale Reporter and Messenger, December 22, 1921 . . . . . . . . . . From her Texas certificate of death Name: Elezebeth Senicus [sic] Death Date: 17 Dec 1921 Death Place: Rockdale, Milam, Texas Gender: Female Race: White Death Age: 67 years 9 months 8 days Birth Date: 09 Mar 1855 Birthplace: Washington Co., Texas Marital Status: Widowed Father's Name: J. A. Hargrove Father's Birthplace: Ala Mother's Name: Sallie E. Murry [Sarah Elizabeth Murray] Mother's Birthplace: Hustin Co., Texas Occupation: House Keeper Burial Place: Rockdale, Tex Burial Date: 18 Dec 1921 . . . . . . . . . .