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Mary Emma Simms (Windley)

Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: Saint Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
Death: August 20, 1947 (79)
Garden City, Rich, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John William Windley and Mary Windley
Wife of Thomas Sims
Sister of Ann Maria Windley; Charles John Windley; Fredrick William Windley; Alma Edward Windley, Died young; Arthur Henry Windley, Died young and 2 others

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About Mary Emma Simms

Birth: Jul. 10, 1868 Saint Charles Bear Lake County Idaho, USA Death: Aug. 20, 1947 Garden City Rich County Utah, USA



Mrs. [Mary] Emma Windley Sims, 79, died Wednesday at her home in Garden City following an extended illness. She was born on July 10, 1868 at St. Charles, Idaho to John William and Mary Foster Windley. She was a member of the L.D.S. Church and a life long worker in church and civic offices. She is probably best remembered in St. Charles as a Sunday School teacher. Since moving to Garden City she has held executive offices in the M.I.A. and Relief Society, and has also served as a school board trustee.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas Sims, and the following children: Everett Sims, Mitchell Sims and Mrs. Lazette Satterthwaite, Garden City; Mrs. Viola Woffinden, Layton, Utah; and Arch Sims, Mantus, Utah; also one sister, Mrs. Eleanor (Windley) Virgin, Sugar City; 22 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held in Garden City ward chapel Saturday at 1 p.m. (bio by: Jerry Dalke-Windley)

Family links:

 John William Windley (1838 - 1927)
 Mary Foster Windley (1836 - 1916)

 Thomas Sims (1866 - 1952)
 Thomas Sims (1866 - 1952)*

 Thomas Everett Sims (1895 - 1973)*
 Thomas Everett Sims (1895 - 1973)*
 Mary Viola Sims Woffinden (1898 - 1981)*
 Lazette Sims Satterthwaite (1899 - 1957)*

Burial: Garden City Cemetery Garden City Rich County Utah, USA

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July 10, 1868
Saint Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
August 20, 1947
Age 79
Garden City, Rich, Utah, United States