Lachelle Diane Sims 48

Family to receive friends St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Thursday, August 09, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2618 Seneca St. Joseph, MO 64507 Funeral Service Rupp Funeral Home Friday, August 10, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 6054 Pryor Ave St. Joseph, Missouri 64504

Posted: Aug 8, 2018 8:23 AM

Lachelle Diane Sims 48, of St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018 at Mosaic Life Care Hospital. She was born March 9, 1970 in St. Joseph, MO, daughter of Elizabeth "Diane" and Charles "Joe" Sims. She graduated from Benton High School 1988 and attended school for Cosmetology. She worked as a server and waitress for most her life most recently at Primavera. She was a happy, bubbly fun loving person, who loved people, the ocean and hanging out at the Pond, but most especially she loved her grandchildren. While at Benton High School she was active in ROTC. Survivors include her parents, her devoted companion, Mike Hicks, St. Joseph, MO, son, Jared (Paige) Dewey, De Kalb, MO, daughter, Jacee Dewey,St. Joseph, foster son, Mason White, a brother Chuck Sims, St. Joseph, and 4 grandchildren, Ashlyn, Harper, Wyatt, and Emmatwo nieces Alison and Amanda Sims, and one nephew Joshua Sims.

Funeral services: 10:00 am, Friday, August 10, 2018 at Rupp Funeral Home, the family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Thursday at the Rupp Funeral Home. Online condolence and obituary at

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