He was born in Refugio on June 10, 1939, to Corinne Lewis and Harold Sims Sr.
He is preceded in death by his father and one sister, Janice M. Haynes.
Survivors include his mother, Corinne Lewis of Victoria; two daughters, Constance Sims of Houston and Carla Sims of Austin; one son, Harold Sims 111 of Phoenix, Ariz.; five sisters, Jewel Sims of Houston, Rosemary Martin and Karen Lewis both of Corpus Christi and Brenda Franklin of Victoria; two brothers, George Lewis of Victoria and Roy L. Lewis Jr. of Elkton, Md.; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 31 at Mt. Mebo Baptist Church. Officiating ministers will be Rev. Fred Hobbs and Elder Michael Scott. Wlak in visitation will be Friday, Jan. 30 from 12 to 7 p.m.