Mary Etta Sims

Mary Etta Sims, 93, of Frankfort, left this broken world into the arms of Jesus on April 1, 2024. Mary was a resident at Wesley Manor.  She was born March 23, 1931 in Frankfort, IN. to Harvey Fay & Teena Ola (Myers) Igney.  She married Herbert A. Sims on March 17, 1949 in Frankfort and he preceded her in death on February 8, 2000. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Robert “Bob” Igney.

Mary was a 1948 graduate of Frankfort High School and lifelong Frankfort resident.  She was a press operator and retired from Federal Mogul.  She previously had worked at Mallory in Frankfort.

She is survived by 3 sons, Paul (Dixie) Sims of Lehigh Acres, FL, Mark (Sandy) Sims of Lebanon, IN, and John (Pam) Sims of Naples, FL, 5 grandchildren, Jason (Amy) Sims of Indianapolis, IN, Crystal (Rob) Sims of Albuquerque, NM, Ian (Tracy) Sims of Lebanon, IN, Bryce (Eliana) Sims of Hollywood, FL, Ben (Moira) Hopson of Cape Coral, FL and 4 great-grandchildren, Ashley (Jordan) Smith of Austin, TX, Caterina Sims of San Antonio, TX, Allison Sims of Lebanon, IN and Abigail Sims of Lebanon, IN.

The family would like to thank the staff at Wesley Manor for their wonderful care over the past 6 years while Mary was a resident of the assisted living facility and then the health center.

Funeral Services:

 The family will receive friends from 12-1 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2024 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort.  A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2024 at Green Lawn Cemetery Mausoleum.  In lieu of flowers, please donate to your favorite charity.   Please visit, where you may leave a condolence.