Rita June Sims, 87, of Soddy Daisy passed away on Tuesday, July 10, 2018.
She was a member of New Salem Baptist Church, and enjoyed camping, Atlanta Braves baseball, and time with her grandchildren.
Rita was preceded in death by her husband, James Odell, parents, Harry and Gertrude Vandergriff, and granddaughter, Myrisa Miller.
Survivors include her daughter, Karen (Mike) Miller; son, Randy Sims; grandchildren, Mitch (Julie) Hickman, and Misty (Ryan) Coffee; great-grandchildren, Bryant, Blake, and Brayden Hickman, Gaige and Gunnar Coffee; and several brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held at New Salem Baptist Church on Thursday, July 12, at 1 p.m. with Hon. Clarence Shattuck officiating. Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, and 11 a.m. to noon on Thursday at the funeral home.
Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 8911 Dallas Hollow Road, Soddy Daisy, 423 843-2525.
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