Iva L. Sims

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Iva L. Sims

Ms. Iva L. Sims, 95, of Lewisburg, died Friday, April 18, 2008, at NHC Oakwood.

Ms. Sims was born in Cullman, Ala. She was a teacher and served as principal for many years in the Metro Davidson County school system. She served at the state level as president of the Tennessee Teachers Association. After retiring, she worked with children at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Ms. Sims was a member of the Presbyterian Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Will and Annis Hall Sims.

She is survived by nieces and nephews, including Janis Endsley and Kay Black of Lewisburg.

Ms. Sims' body will be cremated. The family will be at London Funeral Home from 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, for visitation. The visitation will close with a brief prayer service.