Valdosta Daily Times

Obituaries

July 3, 2014

Antwan “Peanut” Sims

VALDOSTA — On December 20 1977, Ms. Cynthia Sims and Mr. Devan Fleming was blessed with a beautiful baby boy, Antwan “Peanut” Sims.

On June 29, 2014, the Lord called this handsome young man from earth to glory—free from all his worries and pains.

 “Peanuts” favorite quotes were: “Give me some dap” and “Keep it moving”.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents: Mack Sims, Beulah Sims and Elizabeth Hodge.

He leaves to cherish his wonderful memories: his mother, Ms. Cynthia Sims of Valdosta, Ga.; his father: Mr. Devan (Dale) Fleming of Valdosta, Ga.; four brothers: Mr. Torrey Sims, Samuel Dart, Anthony Fleming all of Valdosta, Ga., and Eric Sims of Atlanta, Ga.; two sisters: Terri Fleming and Tracy Fleming of Valdosta, Ga.;  one grandmother:: Mrs. Lillie Frazier of Valdosta, Ga.; a hosts of aunts and uncles: Jenel Patterson (William) of Miami, Fla., Calvin Sims of Valdosta, Ga.,  Johnny Sims (Sharon) of Valdosta, Ga., Jeanette Inman (John) of Eastman, Ga., Janice Peak (William) of Valdosta, Ga., Raymond Sims of Atlanta, Ga., Shirley Bonner of Hahira, Ga., Brenda Hodge of Valdosta, Ga., Linda Haynes (Rodney) of Valdosta, Ga., Cynthia Williams of Valdosta, Ga., Jacqueline Hodge of Valdosta, Ga., Gloria Barber (Clarence) of Clearwater, Fla., Elder Ellis Hodge (Teralyn), and Fred Hodge (Evelyn); five nephews; five nieces;  special nieces, nephews and cousins: Shamika and Kayla Cowart of Ft. Bragg, N.C., Vanessa Watts (Cal) of Valdosta, Ga. A, Latalya Watts, Latoya Watts, Calvin Watts, Brendan Sims of Herndon, Va., Tiffany Lewis of Valdosta, Ga., and Felecia Denson of Valdosta, Ga.; special friends: Zykia, Yasmin, Steven Brown and family, Tango, Lisa, Freddie (Fry) Horton, Shannon Kier, Steven Lewis and Zay Phillips and a host of cousins and friends.

Funeral service for Mr. Antwan Terrell Sims will be held on Saturday, July 5, 2014, at 4 p.m., from the sanctuary of the Christian Love Bible Baptist Church, 526 Griffin Avenue, Valdosta.  Jimmy Boyd is pastor and Pastor J. Bernard Braswell, II, will officiate. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive M. B. Church Cemetery, Hahira, Ga. Public viewing will be today from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.godfreyfuneralhome.net. Personal and professional services are provided by Godfrey Funeral Home, LLC.

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