Lorene Sims Wilson

Published 9:13 am Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Lorene Sims Wilson


Lorene Sims Wilson, 87, also known as “Babaw”, died at home on September 14, 2020. Born March 8, 1933 in Boyle County, she was the daughter of the late Clay and Della Coy Sims. 

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Lorene was a member of Charity Church of God in Hustonville where she was the song director and loved to sing gospel music. She was predeceased by her former husband, Albert Wilson; a step-daughter, Wilda Jean Randolph; two sisters, Ginny Warren and Lyda Pearl Bolin; and three brothers, Clay Sims Jr., Walter Robert Sims, and William “Bill” Sims.

She is survived by her daughter, Tammie Jolene Parks of Harrodsburg; a son, Terry (Diane) Wilson of Danville; four grandchildren, Myla Parks, Amber Penman, Josh Wilson, and Amanda (Steven) McFadden; seven great-grandchildren, Azariah Ford, Jaiden Pinho, Ariat Buford, Alaylah Young, Armonte Buford, Paige McFadden and Olivia McFadden.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday, Sept. 21st, prior to the service. The funeral service will be 1 p.m., Monday, September 21, 2020 at Stith Funeral Home, Danville. Pastor Marvin Hatton will officiate. Burial will follow in Bellevue Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Josh Wilson, Steve McFadden, Jimmy Whitenack, Brandon Ford, Mareese Buford and Blake Baker. Honorary pallbearers will be Peggy Buford, and Linda Gastineau.

Memorial donations are suggested to Charity Church of God in Hustonville. Our online guestbook and the Hugs from Home information are available at www.stithcares.com.