Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Robert Mims, Kingstree - Robert Lee "Bobby" Mims, 76, husband of Mary Ruth Huggins Mims, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at Tuomey Hospital in Sumter.
Graveside funeral services were held Monday, March 24, 2014, at Kingstree Memorial Gardens, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home. Mr. Mims was born November 2, 1937, in Williamsburg County, the son of the late Clinton Lee Mims and Lydie Mae Frierson Mims. He was a graduate of Kingstree High School, attended Clemson University, and was retired from Edwards & Mims Insurance. He was a Mason and a Shriner and was a member of Williamsburg Presbyterian Church. A brother, Wayne Mims, preceded him in death. Survivors, in addition to his wife of Kingstree, are: one daughter, Rebecca Ann Mims Barrineau (Mike) of Kingstree; one son, Robert Anderson Mims (Nikki) of Kingstree; and three grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Williamsburg Presbyterian Church, 411 N. Academy Street, Kingstree, SC 29556 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.