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Donald Lafate Sims

July 30, 1957 ~ August 30, 2018 (age 61)

Donald Lafate Sims, 61, of Benld, IL, died at St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 7:15 am. He was born July 30, 1957, in Saint Louis, MO to John L. Sims & Marie J. (White) Sims. He married Connie L. (Essenpreis) Sims. Donald was an Elvis impersonator known as Don Sims and the Kingshighway Band. He is survived by his spouse, Connie Sims of Benld, IL, sister, Nancy Hayden of Ireland, nieces, Allison, Jennifer and nephew, Robbie. Donald was preceded in death by his parents and brother, John. No public services will be held. Memorials are suggested to Kravanya Funeral Home. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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