Irvin Burk Sims, 76, of Hazen, passed away peacefully on August 4, 2016. Burk was born February 20, 1940, the son of Irvin and Alyene Hanson Sims. Burk was a farmer and a heavy equipment salesman most of his life, a member of the First United Methodist Church in Hazen, and a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother.
He is survived by his two son’s, Buck Sims and wife, Hillary of Hazen and Shane Sims and wife, Kristi of Benton; one daughter, Scarlett Goodwin and husband, Chris of Colorado; step-children, Kathy Carter, Joey Carter, Lori Caviness, and Luke Carter; grandchildren, Keri Snyder, Sage Goodwin, Sam Goodwin, Bo Sims, Brett Sims, Stone Goodwin, Spencer Carter, Slade Goodwin, Carley-Jo Carter, and Blake Sims; brothers, Buddy Sims and wife, Marilyn, and Chuck Sims; one sister, Melinda Sims.
Burk was preceded in death by his parents, his loving wife, Patti, and grandchildren, Braydyn Sims, Kylee Dulaney Sims, and Sophie Goodwin.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 A.M., Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church in Hazen. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M., prior to the service at the church.