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   +238.     vii.   Eva Lois Sims, born 13 January 1861, Maury County, Tennessee, died 12 June 1947, Tyler, Smith County, Texas,[773] buried Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas.[774] She married first, 9 May 1880, Navarro County, to John R. Herring.[775] She married second 11 February 1892, Navarro County, to Robert James Wright.[776]

Children of Augustus C. Sims and Rachel Elizabeth Irwin:

   +239.    viii.   William Donley Sims, called Donnie, born 29 November 1864, Maury County, Tennessee, died 3 May 1938, Maury County,[777] buried McClain Cemetery, Lewis County, Tennessee,[778] married 23 December 1888, Maury County, to Elizabeth E. Grimes “Bessie”,[779] born 15 January 1864, died 9 January 1949, Mt. Pleasant, Maury County, Tennessee.[780]



[773] Texas Death Record. Eva Lois Wright, died 12 June 1947, Tyler, Smith County, Texas, female, age 86 years, 5 months, 29 days. Parent: A. Sims.

[774] Tombstone photograph, Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas. Eva Wright, wife of R. J. Wright, born 13 January 1861, died 12 June 1947.

[775] Navarro County, Texas, Marriage Records. J. R. Herring to Eva Sims, 9 May 1880

[776] Navarro County, Texas, Marriage Records. R. J. Wright to Eva Herring, 11 February 1892.

[777] Tennessee Death Record. William D. Simms, died 3 May 1938, Maury County, Tennessee, male, widowed(sic), white, age 73, born 29 November 1864, Tennessee. Father: Augustus Simms, born Tennessee. Mother: Elizabeth Dickens, born Tennessee. Farmer. Residence: Hampshire II. Cemetery: McClaren (McClain). Burial: 4 May 1938.

[778] Tombstone photograph, double stone, McClain Cemetery, Lewis County, Tennessee. The dates on this stone are incorrect. Wm. Donley Sims, born 1854, died 1937. Elizabeth E. Sims, born 1854, died 1949. Both were born in 1864, not 1854. Wm. died in 1938, not 1937.

[779] Maury County, Tennessee, Marriage Records. Donnie Sims to Bessie Grimes, 23 December 1888.

[780] Tennessee Death Record. Elizabeth Grimes Sims, died 9 January 1949, Mt. Pleasant, Maury County, Tennessee, female, age 84. Father: Samuel Grimes. Mother: Ellen Cooper.

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