Donald  Gene
Donald Gene "Donnie" Sims

June 12, 1949 - October 31, 2017
Born in Warren County, Kentucky
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky


Donald Gene “Donnie” Sims. 68 of Bowling Green passed away Tuesday October 31, 2017 at Tennova Healthcare in Clarksville, TN. He was born in Warren County, KY on June 12, 1949 to the late Owen and Loretta Sims.
Donnie was a US Air Force Vietnam Veteran, and a member of the American Legion Post # 23 of Bowling Green. He was a past president of the Southern Kentucky Realtor Association; he served on many Kentucky state level realtor committees. Donnie was a member of the Civil Air Patrol and was a Kentucky Colonel. He was also a member of the Plano Baptist Church.
Donnie was preceded in death by his step mother Jeanetta Sims and a sister, Janice Sims Taylor.
He is survived by his wife Cathy Dye Sims, son Mikey Sims (Amiee), Step-mother Joan Creek, stepson Scott Grinstead, sister Becky Herman (Pat), twin brother Ronnie Sims (Jane), 2 grandchildren Parker & Harper Sims, and his beloved dog children, Bach & Kaias.
Services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday November 7, 2017 at J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel with burial to follow in Plano Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home will be Monday from 4:00 until 8:00 PM and Tuesday from 9:00 until 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.




J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Monday, November 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42103
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
11:00 AM
Plano Baptist Church Cemetery
600 Plano-Richpond Road
Bowling Green, Kentucky Warren 42104
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
12:00 PM


Wounded Warrior Project
4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Your generous, tax deductible donation to Wounded Warrior Project enables us to help thousands of injured warriors returning home from the current conflicts and to provide assistance to their families. As the number of wounded steadily increases, it is easy to see how the needs of these brave individuals also increase.