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Agnes Mina Schnitker Sims

Agnes Mina Schnitker Sims went home to be with her Lord and Savior on February 25, 2022.

Agnes was born October 16, 1927, to Vivian and Carl Frederick Schnitker in New England, North Dakota.

Agnes and her husband, Kenneth came to Gainesville, FL in May 1955.

She retired from Alachua County School Board in 1985.

Her husband, Kenneth served as pastor in several local Baptist churches. Agnes served with Kenneth.

Her current membership is at Trinity United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her four children, daughter, Evelyn Hopkins (Ray); son, Carl Sims (Kimberley); daughter, Linda Sims (TJ); son, Stephen Sims (Misty); and 10 grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Agnes will be held on Wed. March 2, 2022 at the Milam Chapel of Gainesville at 12:30pm. The family will receive friends from 11:30am to 12:30pm. Interment will follow in Forest Meadows East. In lieu of flowers, please send any memorials to Friends of Children of North Central Florida, Inc, PO Box 358502, Gainesville, FL 32635-8502. 352-373-5030. www.focncf.org.

Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES 311 S. Main ST, Gainesville, FL 32601. 352-376-5361 www.milamfh.com

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!