Obits: Una Lee Burnette Sims

Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 28, 2014

Una Lee Burnette Sims

Mrs. Una Lee Burnette Sims, 90, formerly of NC 801 S., Advance, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at Somerset Court in Mocksville. 

She was born Sept. 3, 1923 in Raleigh County, W.Va. to the late James Lannon and Dora Alice Lilly Burnette. 

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Basil Sims; 2 daughters, Alice Sims Underwood and Linda Sims Sapp; a sister, Helen Cyrus; and 3 brothers, Junior, Dale and Dempsey Burnette. 

Survivors: 2 sons, Charles Robert Sims (Donna) of Advance and James Lewis Sims (Elizabeth) of Winston-Salem; 9 grandchildren, Clark Underwood (Teresa), Annette Shamblin (Gary), Amy Morgan, Jason Sapp (Lori), Cala Sims, Courtney Sims, Chris Sims, Andrew Sims and Jennifer Reeves (Keith); 7 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; 3 sisters, Betty Lou Vinet, Edith Fowler (Dick) and Shirley Williams (Ernest) and a brother, Gene Burnette, all of West Virginia.

A graveside service was conducted at 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 22 at Westlawn Gardens of Memory in Clemmons with the Rev. Rex Podunavac officiating.

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