Carl Rex Sims
Carl Rex Sims, 93, of Ganado passed away on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. Rex was born in Provident City on August 18, 1924 to Charlie Clark Sims and Rosie Hassett Sims. Rex was one of nine children. Rex was married to Mattie Dee Young and together they raised their two children. Rex served his country in the US Navy during WWII. Rex is survived by his children Sandra K. Glosson and Douglas Rex Sims; three grandchildren and four great grandchildren; four sisters, and one brother. Rex is preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mattie Dee Young Sims, two brothers and one sister. A graveside service was held on Oct. 19 at 10:30 a.m. at Ganado City Cemetery with Rev. Ryan Carpenter officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that a memorial contribution be made to the Ganado American Legion Post 346. Services have been entrusted to Russell Todish of Ganado Funeral Home, 361-771-2120.