Judith Ann Sims
1945 - 2013
Former Tehachapi resident Judith Ann Simms, 67, passed away on Sept. 27, 2013, in Bakersfield. A graveside service was held on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at Tehachapi Public Cemetery — Eastside.
Judy was born in Oklahoma City, Okla., on Oct. 27, 1945. She was the oldest child of Lloyd Earl and Evelyn (Steelman) Sines.
Family members describe Judy as feisty, determined and a meticulous housekeeper with filing systems that were amazing. She loved her dogs, country western music and the Crystal Palace.
Judy belonged to a bowling league until her later years. She also loved her family and traveling in the motor home with her late husband, Don, who she loved and missed dearly.
Left to mourn her passing are her son, Michael Scott Lancaster; her mother, Evelyn Sines; sister, Jeanette McCuistion and her husband, Audie; stepsons, Kenneth Ray Sims and Robert Keith Sims; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Wood Family Funeral Service is handling the arrangements. For condolences please visit www.woodmortuary.net.