AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday, November 28, 2003 at Doctors Hospital, Mr. Edward Leroy Sims, husband of Betty Dickey Sims of Augusta. In addition, Mr. Sims is survived by his daughters, Marion White Linder (Charles) of Martinez; April R. Cory (Paul) of Martinez; grandchildren, Summer Raehm, Collin Bertram, Carter Bertram, all of Augusta. His siblings include sisters, Mary Gene Bertrand (Horace) and Faye Sims Bussey (Fred) of Grovetown, and Dorothy Carolyn Sims. Also, a sister, Nita F. Popp (Rick), of Augusta. Mr. Sims is preceded in death by his brother, the late Warren S.