Frank Sims, Jr.

Obituary of Frank Sims, Jr.

Frank Sims Jr. passed away on November 27,2022 in North Port, FL.


He was born in East Liverpool, Ohio on January 3,1949 son of the late Frank Sims Sr. and Jean(Chrisman) Sims. He was an Army veteran, serving in Vietnam . Frank was a trucker diver and owned Frank's Fuel for many years.


Besides his parents, he was proceeded in death by his sister Susan Culp and brother Eric Sims.

Surviving are his sister Robin Ketchum and her companion Greg Clark of North Port, FL and brother Brian (Linda) Sims of Sheffield Lake Ohio. His daughters, La Dawn (J.T) Whitman, Tori (Doug) Jackson, of Wellsville, Ohio.His sons Frank(Annie) Cathell, of Phoenix, Arizona and Shawn Roberts of Pompano Beach, Florida. Grandchildren, Gavin Whitman, Laryan and Presley Jackson , Ryan and Rochelle Cathell and David Roberts as well as several neices and nephews, his long time friend, Rusty Young and his dog Buddy.


Per Frank's wishes there will be no services. Frank will be laid to rest at Sarasota Veteran's Cemetery. 

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