ROBERT “BOB” LOWELL SIMS, 83, of New Haven, died Sunday, June 10, 2012, at home. Born in Odon, he was the son of the late Harvey and Ada Sims. He was a member of East Allen County Church of Christ. He obtained his Master’s Degree in Agronomy from Purdue University. He retired in 1983 from Sohio after 16 years of service. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, La Donna; children, Dena Dodson, Steve Sims, Kenneth (Barbara) Sims and Trudy (David) Dennison; step-children, RaShonda (Jared) Gibson, Kameelah West, Tod West, and RaSheetha West; sister, Ragene Sims; eight grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, Daniel Sims; and siblings, Bonnie Thompson; Doris Lindquist; Lloyd Sims; Verlin Sims; and Harvey Junior Sims. Memorial service is noon Friday, June 22, 2012 at East Allen County Church of Christ, 3800 Minnich Rd., New Haven with calling one hour prior. Pastor Everett Confer officiating. Preferred memorials are to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana. Arrangements by E. Harper & Son Funera

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