Jessie B. (Stuart) Kimball passed away October 10, 2011 at her home in Morgan Utah comforted by her son and daughter-in-law,Don and Shirlene Kimball and granddaughter, Marcy Dawn. She was born March 21, 1929 to Gilbert C. Stuart and Ester Bernice (Hill) Stuart in Ogden Utah.
She married Donald C. Kimball on June 9, 1951 in Ogden Utah. Don and Jessie moved to the Bear Lake Valley where she helped on the family ranch. Jessie loved fishing in Wyoming in the summers and rock hounding in Arizona in the winter. She was very talented and creative and opened a successful ceramic business in Montpelier, Idaho and later in Garden City Utah.
Jessie is survived by her son, Don S. (Shirlene) Kimball of Morgan Utah; a daughter, Holly Ann Jensen of Cortez Colorado; four granddaughters, Megan Kimball (Joe) Cate of Cullpepper VA; Marcy Dawn Kimball (Greg) Rasmussen of Morgan, UT; Sherry Michelle Kimball (John) Todd of Festus, MO; Tanya Jensen of Cortez CO; six greatgrandchildren, Austyn Stuart Kimball, Dakota Joe Cate, Valeen Jessie Mae Cate, Aydin Gregory Rasmussen, Gracy May Todd and Parker John Todd. She is also survived by two sisters, Mary Dallinga and Leah (David) Duncan. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents, greatgranddaughter Hannah Todd, brother David Stuart and sister Ester Eddy. Jessie has requested no services be held; rather she has requested her ashes be scattered along side her husband in the mountains they both loved.
The family wishes to express deep appreciation to the staff of the Caregiver Support Network. We sincerely thank the Hospice caregivers for the tenderness shown to our mother.