Sheila "Katy" Nims
1952 — 2021
Katy (Sheila Kathleen) Nims, born to Carson and Vivienne Nims in Maquoketa, IA, on March 15, 1952, died in Greenville, SC, March 27, 2021, due to aggressive lymphoma in the brain. Throughout her life, Katy touched many people as a teacher, mentor, and friend. She is remembered by students as a thoughtful and caring instructor, and by colleagues as a life-changing force. Katy is survived by her daughter, Regan (m. Jason Bruckner), her grandchildren Anaiah, Christopher, Aaron, and Sammy, of Simpsonville, SC, her sister, Laurel C. David of Ocean Springs, MS, many nieces and nephews, and an uncountable number of friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carson and Vivienne,...