Vee Sims


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Posted Online: Aug. 25, 2014, 7:48 pm
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Vee Lenora Sims, 79, of Detroit, Ala., formerly of Davenport, died Aug. 20, 2014, in Detroit.
Services are 10 a.m. Wednesday at Runge, Davenport. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Tuesday. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery.
She was born June 22, 1935. She married Melvin Sims Sr. in 1978, in Moline.
Surviving are her husband; children, Patricia Atwood, Linda George, Donna McDonnell, Tina Steinbeck, Chuck, Sherry Upton, Melvin Jr.; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Pearly Lacey and Joyce Sizemore.














 



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1889 — 125 years ago: H.J. Lowery resigned from his position as manager at the Harper House.
1914 — 100 years ago: Curtis & Simonson was the name of a new legal partnership formed by two younger members of the Rock Island County Bar. Hugh Cyrtis and Devore Simonson..
1939 — 75 years ago: Harry Grell, deputy county clerk was named county recorder to fill the vacancy caused by a resignation.
1964 — 50 years ago: A new world wide reader insurance service program offering around the clock accident protection for Argus subscribers and their families is announced today.
1989 — 25 years ago: Tomato plant and other sensitive greenery may have had a hard time surviving overnight as temperatures neared the freezing point.




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