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Grover Sims

Birth
Ralls County, Missouri, USA
Death 15 Nov 1967 (aged 78)
Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
Burial Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block 6, Lot 203, Section SW, Grave N.
Memorial ID 177500849 · View Source
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Son of William K. and Margaret (Scott) Sims.

Married Myrtle Boots 27 September 1908 in Quincy Illinois.

Worked 35 years for Commonwealth Edison company of Chicago Illinois, where he served as District Superintendent.

Grover Sims went to a Methodist church.

His memberships included: Morning Star lodge 734 A. F. and A. M. in Canton Illinois, Dixon Commandery 21 in Dixon Illinois. Normal Chapter 357 O. E. S. at De Kalb Illinois where he was once Worthy Patron, and Alpha Chapter O. E. S. in Quincy Illinois. Those were among his memberships in his 50 years as Mason.

Grover Sims also was a member of Modern Woodmen of America, and Modern Woodmen of the World.

Grover Sims passed away in a hospital in Quincy Illinois. Reverend John J. Garver presided over funeral services held at Zehender-Robinson-Stormer funeral home in Quincy. Interment at Greenmount cemetery.

- rewritten from obituary and funeral notice. The originals were printed in The Quincy Herald-Whig in November of 1967.



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  • Created by: Tree Leaf
  • Added: 18 Mar 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 177500849
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Grover Sims (26 Apr 1889–15 Nov 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177500849, citing Greenmount Cemetery, Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Tree Leaf (contributor 47481781) .