Terome Mims

January 10, 1965 - April 13, 2023


Obituary For Terome Mims

With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Terome Mims on April 13th, 2023.

A memorial service will be held on April 19, 2023, at 1 PM at Sewell Mortuary Chapel.

Terome Lemar Mims was born on January 10, 1965 to Emma Jean Hill in Coweta County. There were three important men in Terome’s life, his father, the late Mr. John Godfrey, Joe B. Mims, and Roger L. Hill. He departed this life for a new beginning on Thursday, April 13, 2023, at Sacred Journey Hospice in Newnan, GA.

He was a graduate of the Class of 1983 at Newnan High School. While in High School, he was a member of the wrestling team. At a young age he joined Dent Chapel A.M.E. Church. Lemar was employed with United Forest Products Industries (UFP) in Union City, GA.

In his younger years, he enjoyed reading and working with his hands. Lemar, the handy man, could fix almost anything. He learned his carpentry skills from his uncle Jake Bolton. Lemar never met a stranger and was a kind and generous man. He was known for loving his family; especially his nieces and nephews, his friends, and everyone around him. He enjoyed life and he lived it to the fullest until his health failed.

He was preceded in death by John W. Godfrey, Joe B. Mims, and Roger L. Hill; one sister- Joyce A. Godfrey, two brothers- Stephan G. Hill and Antoine L. Hill.

Lemar leaves to cherish his memory; his loving mother, Emma Jean Hill, Stepmother-Bessie Godfrey, God mother-Mary Geter, three loving children; Mr. Roderick Roberts (Tomeka), Gretisha Cochran (Marsha), and Justin Mims; Seven grandchildren; A’Kerrah, Brittney, Raven, Jordan, Zevulon, Tranezz, and A’Milliyon; Eight loving siblings; Alan B. Godfrey, Randy Godfrey (Sherry), Cassandra Godfrey-Warner, Tina Hill Miller (Montgomery), Mr. Derek R. Hill (Josh), Mr. Terrance D. Hill, Mr. A. Claudell Hill, and Mr. Marquist L. Hill; two loving uncles, Mr. Joe L. Hill (Dot) and Mr. Melvin Bolton (Verna); a very special friend, Ms. Darlene Smith; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.

Sewell Mortuary is honored to be entrusted with providing end-of-life services to the Terome Mims family.



19 Apr

Memorial Service

01:00 PM

Sewell Mortuary 220 Charlie Patterson Rd Grantville, GA 30220 Get Directions »
by Obituary Assistant

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  • May 02, 2023

    My condolences to the Mims Family.

  • April 22, 2023


  • April 19, 2023

    My Heartfelt Sympathy!

  • April 19, 2023

    Rest In Heaven My Bro We Are Going To Miss You 🎈🎈🎈

  • April 19, 2023

    So sorry to hear of cousin Terome, Sending my Prayers to the Family, He is Truly going to be missed.R.I.H.

  • April 18, 2023

    My condolences to his family. RIP

  • April 18, 2023

    Rest well Mr T I'm really going to miss you I remember when I first started working with you back at the hotel after my mom passed and I was in there really dark place you brighten up everybody's day when you came in in the mornings from your laughter, your jokes your smile you're all in all of being a good friend I'm going to miss your cooking my fried sweet potato pies the oven fried cube steak the greens the cornbread most of all your good friendship thanks for being such a good person that you was sending prayers to your family from mines Tasha kobi my baby girl who also had the pleasure of meeting you and y'all build a little friendship you will truly be missed

  • April 18, 2023

    My classmate and Friend we will truly be missed .Love Deb

  • April 17, 2023

    Sending Ours Condolences and prayers to the family

  • April 17, 2023

    RIP Classmate!

  • April 17, 2023

    Sending my condolences to the family. I had just talked to him about 3 weeks ago. Words can't express how much I am going to miss Terome. Rest well my friend

  • April 16, 2023

    Condolences to the Family. Wesley and Pamela Dollar

  • April 16, 2023

    It is with Deep sorrow to hear about the loss Of a Friend and Former Co-worker my Prayers and Condolences 🙏 to the Family and Friends. Terome you will be truly missed .May you Rip until we all meet again 💔 Love ❤️ you all.

  • April 16, 2023

    Sending my deepest condolences to the family.

  • April 16, 2023

    Rest easy cuz and prayers for the family. MRG and family


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    Angela Dunston sent Compassionate Lily Bouquet for Terome Mims - April 17, 2023

    With deepest sympathy on the loss of your brother- USACAPOC, G1- Staff

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