Maggie Helen Hayes Sims

  • BORN: May 28, 1926
  • DIED: November 19, 2017
  • LOCATION: Columbia, Tennessee

Maggie Helen Hayes Sims, 91, retired employee of Dixie Manufacturing and resident of South High Street, died Sunday, November 19, 2017, at NHC Columbia.

A graveside service will be conducted Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. at Polk Memorial Gardens with Buddy Hayes officiating. Oakes & Nichols Funeral Directors are assisting the family with arrangements and condolences may be extended online at

The family suggests memorials to Harvest Share Program, 419 West Ninth Street, Columbia, TN 38401.

Born May 28, 1926 in Columbia, she was the daughter of the late Huey Hayes and the late Maggie Thurman Hayes. She was married to Odie Sims, Jr. who preceded her in death July 9, 1990. Mrs. Sims cherished time spent with her family. She was a member of Knob Creek Home Demonstration Club and Cross Bridges Baptist Church.

Survivors include her son, Anthony (Cindy) Sims of Culleoka; grandchildren, Kasi Sims, Tiffany Sims, Tommy Sims, Logan Sims, Sara Sims, Katie Sims; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside Service
  • November 22, 2017
    11:00 AM
  • Polk Memorial Gardens
  • Trotwood Avenue
  • Columbia, TN 38401
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“ So sorry to hear of your loss. If we had known in time, we would have tried to visit with you during this time. God Bless,David and Sheila Woody ”

Posted by: David and Sheila Woody - Culleoka, TN

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