Sally Jane Sims

Sally Jane Sims


Sally Jane Sims, 60 years, of North Bend, Nebraska,  died Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Methodist Health. Sally was born the youngest of 10 children on November 4, 1958 in Kansas City, Missouri to Sam and Hazel (Dawson) Chitwood. She grew up in Skidmore Missouri. In 1981 she graduated from Northwest Missouri State with LPN Degree. She attended the Norfolk Christian College and worked as a nurse at Norfolk Veterans Home.  She married Gary Sims on August 12, 1989 in Skidmore Missouri. She attended Northeast Community College obtaining her RN degree. Her nursing career was focused on providing excellent care for the elderly. She worked at numerous Retirement Care Centers in the area. At the time of her death she was working as a nursing home evaluator for the State of Nebraska.

She was a member of the Fremont Alliance Church volunteering many years for the Awana Youth Group.

She loved sewing, cross stitch, and quilting. Her hobbies included oil painting, square dancing and photography.

She is survived by her husband Gary; son, Sam Sims of North Bend; brother Robert Chitwood of Gallatin, Missouri; and sisters Kathy Chitwood, Carol (Donny) Strauch, Lois Scott all of Skidmore, Missouri; sister Melba (Dean) Barr of Des Moines, Iowa; and Ella (Alvin) Armagost of Big Fork, Montana. She was preceded in death by a brother, Sammy of Los Angeles, California; brother Kenneth of Clearmont, Missouri; and sister Freeda Stava of Chico, California.  

Memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the Fremont Alliance Church, Fremont, Nebraska.  Pastor Tom Nevius will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorials should be designated to Fremont Alliance Christian Church for the Awana youth program.  

Online condolences at:

Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 Somers Ave. Fremont, NE 68025    402-721-4490


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