Dwight Douglas Sims son of the late James M. and Louise B. Sims and the brother of the late Marvin J. Sims, born June 30, 1950 departing this earthly life, Tuesday, January 12, 2021. Dwight is a 1968 graduate of Hillside High School and a 1972 graduate of North Carolina Central University. He is a lifelong member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church and a 50-year member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.
Dwight Douglas was the last survivor of his immediate family who preceded him is death: Father, James M. Sims; Mother, Louise B. Sims; and his Brother, Marvin Sims. Three of the four departed in the first month of the year.
He leaves many memories for his Daddy’s girl: Dakya D. Sims; his nephew, Darrick Sims (Morrai); niece, April Sims; great-nephew, Jalen Sims; and great nieces, Tierra and Jada Sims; sister in-law , Linda B. Sims; godson, Donald Ragin; aunt, Catherine Sims and a host of cousins and relatives in North Carolina, New Jersey and Florida.