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Homegoing celebration for Mrs. Estella G. Sims will be held on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM from Paradise Baptist Church, 1711 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy., Atlanta. GA. Dr. Charles A. Harper III, officiating.

Interment, South-View Cemetery. Friends and family are asked to assemble at 2623 Landrum Drive at 10:00 AM the day of service.

Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 827 Pollard Blvd., SW Atlanta, GA 30315 404-688-7073.

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  • Sunday, April 16, 2017
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  • Sunday, April 16, 2017
    I want to express my sincerest sympathy to the Sims family and friends because of losing Estella recently in death. When our loved ones fall asleep in death, the pain and grief seems unbearable. Our loving God Jehovah (Psalm 83:18) understands how we feel and he comforts us by means of his word the Bible. Psalm 34: 18 tells us: "Jehovah is close to the brokenhearted; He saves those who are crushed in spirit." Jehovah invites you to throw all your burdens on him and he will sustain you in your time of grief. None of us are guaranteed tomorrow, but we are all guaranteed a resurrection. (John 5:28, John 6:40 and John 11:23-25) Also, Titus 1: 2 tells us this promise of a resurrection: "is based on a hope of the everlasting life that God, who cannot lie, promised long ago." Isaiah 26:19 "Your dead will live......And the earth will let those powerless in death come to life." Isaiah 25:8 "He will swallow up death forever. For Jehovah himself has spoken it." For more comforting scriptures please visit: http://bit.ly/1K38EFt. It has given me hope, strengthened my faith and helped me find the answer to Why? I know it will do the same for you. Again, the family is in my prayers and I offer my heartfelt condolences. Feel free to contact me if you wish at my email address; myranj@centurytel.net Please watch this beautiful video (song 144) entitled "Keep Your Eyes on the Prize" https://tv.jw.org/#en/video/VODChildren/pub-pksn_24_VIDEO
    ~ Julie Jarmon
  • Thursday, May 25, 2017
    You have my deepest condolences. May the love of family, friends, and Almighty God comfort you during your time of grief and afterward. (Ps. 83:18; Isa. 41:10) May the hope of a resurrection on a restored earth bring you peace. (Acts 24:15; Psalm 37:11, 29)
    ~ P. Henderson   Cov., GA
  • Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    I have you in my thoughts since it is the one year anniversary of Ms. Estella's death. I keep the Sims family in my prayers. I'm quite sure this past year has been difficult adjusting without your precious, Ms. Estella. Words are so limited that can give comfort, so I would like to share with you beautiful scripture where our loving heavenly Father, (Psalm 83:18), wants you to throw all your burdens on him and he will sustain you in your time of grief because he cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7, Psalm 34:18 None of us are guaranteed tomorrow, but we are all guaranteed a resurrection. Our precious savior, Jesus, promises us at John 6: 40; “For this is the will of my Father, that everyone who recognizes the Son and exercises faith in him should have everlasting life, and I will resurrect him on the last day”. And again at: John 5: 28; “Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out…” And also at John 11:23-25; “Jesus said to her: “I am the resurrection and the life.” The one who exercises faith in me, even tho he dies, will come to life.” I pray that Jesus’s promise to reunite us with our loved ones on resurrection day will carry you through the difficult days ahead and gradually replace your tears of grief with tears of joy as you reflect on your precious memories of happier times with Ms. Estella. Job asked at Job 14:14; “If a man dies, can he live again?” Job answers at Job 14:15; “You (Jehovah) will call and I will answer.” Just like Job, we can have confidence in the resurrection hope. Acts 17:31-34 tells us: Because he (Jehovah) has set a day on which he (Jehovah) purposes to judge the inhabited earth in righteousness by a man (Jesus) whom he (Jehovah) has appointed, and he (Jehovah) has provided a guarantee to all men by resurrecting him (Jesus) from the dead." Now when they heard of a resurrection of the dead, some began to scoff, while others said: "We will hear you again about this." So Paul left them, but some men joined him and became believers. Among them were Dionysius, who was a judge of the court of the Areopagus, and a woman named Damaris, and others besides them."" Isn't it wonderful that death is not the end of things, but Jehovah has provided us with the resurrection? For more comforting scriptures please visit: http://bit.ly/1K38EFt. It has given me hope, strengthened my faith and helped me find the answer to Why? I know it will do the same for you. John 17:3 I pray you will find comfort reading the above scriptures in your personal Bible and to please watch this beautiful video (song 144) entitled “Keep Your Eyes on the Prize” https://tv.jw.org/#en/video/VODChildren/pub-pksn_24_VIDEO or see JW.ORG. If you had the opportunity to see your dead loved ones again, alive and in perfect health here on earth, would you take it? Of course, we all would! The Bible says we will!!! If so, please watch this short, faith strengthening video: “Can The Dead Really Live Again?” https://vimeo.com/198452977 You are in my prayers during this difficult time. Also: We warmly welcome you to attend a Bible convention near you this summer. Theme: “Be Courageous!” Public Bible Discourse: Find out why Jesus told a grieving father: “Have no fear.” (Mark 5:36) Listen to the Bible-based talk to be presented on Sunday morning with the theme “The Resurrection Hope Imparts Courage—How?” Friday, June 8, 2018 – Sunday, June 10, 2018 or Friday, June 29, 2018 – Sunday, July 1, 2018 Georgia International Convention Center 2000 Convention Center Concourse College Park GA 30337 Mark your calendar NOW and please prepare to come. You won’t be charged admission, and NO COLLECTIONS ARE EVER TAKEN You will receive spiritual encouragement to help prepare you for the time ahead adjusting without your loved one, Ms. Estella. Sincerely, With Christian Love, Myran Julie Jarmon (myranj@centurytel.net
    ~ Myran Julie Jarmon   Dothan, AL