Effie Sims Hammond, age 92, of Dallas, GA, passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2017. She was born on April 19, 1925, in Rome, GA, to the late Hiram & Artie Johnston, and was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Sims; sons, Buddy Sims and James Sims; and daughter, Betsy Sims Morgan. Mrs. Hammond was a member of First Baptist Church of Dallas.
Survivors include her daughter, Susan & Steven Cook of Dallas, GA; eight grandchildren, twenty-four great-grandchildren, thirteen great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at 4 PM from Clark Funeral Home, with Reverend Don Rackley officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday, December 30, 2017, from 3 PM until 4 PM.
Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is in charge of arrangements. (www.samclarkfuneral home.com)