Mrs. Sims is an elderly white woman in Lauren’s neighborhood. Deeply religious and openly racist, Mrs. Sims is rude to the non-white residents of the community. After suffering a series of traumatic events, Mrs. Sims commits suicide, which Lauren finds shocking because Mrs. Sims believed suicide was punishable by hell.
Mrs. Sims Character Timeline in Parable of the Sower
The timeline below shows where the character Mrs. Sims appears in Parable of the Sower. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.