Billie Sims Harris, 68, of Advance, was born May 4, 1937, at Advance, the daughter of Nathan and Dortha Johnson Sims, and died Tuesday, July 26, 2005, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Billie was a homemaker and a member of Dongola Friendship Baptist Church and Advance Order of Eastern Star. She was a 1955 graduate of Advance High School.
Billie and David Harris were united in marriage on Aug. 2, 1958, at Advance, and he survives of the home.
Other survivors include a daughter, Cindy Bonee of Advance; a brother, Jimmy John Sims of Advance; three sisters, Patsy Jenkins of Sun Lake, Ariz., Gaynell Fowler of Advance, and Sharon Spane of Chandler, Ariz.; two grandchildren, Clara and Jacob Bonee, both of Advance.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Nathan Sims, Jr.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, July 29, 2005, at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance.
Funeral serivces will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2005, at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance with Rev. Dan Overton officiating and assisted by Rev. Jay Scott.
Interment will follow in Morgan Memorial Park at Advance.
Memorials may be made to the Diabetes Association.