Syble Kimball

Anniston - A 19 year resident of Anniston, a wonderful mother and grandmother, Syble Kimball passed away on November 7, 2013. She was 87. She was born in Oklahoma, but lived most of her life in Texas and California. Syble was an accomplished artist of portraits and landscapes. She was an active member of the Greenbrier Church of Christ in Anniston and loved volunteering in the local schools. She is survived by Cathy Benton (Ed), her daughter, of Anniston; Craig Leighton, her son of Modesto, Calif., Ron Rinker, of Norristown, Pa., her son, three sisters, one brother; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her mother, Mattie Cox; her father, Pearlie Cox; her daughter, Cyndi Chowning; her great-granddaughter, Mikailyn Amore Chowning; her sister, Vera Root; her brother, Weldon Cox, and her husbands, Ron Leighton and Jim Kimball. Visitation will be Sunday, November 10, 2013, at Greenbrier Church of Christ, Anniston at 5 p.m. with a Memorial Service to follow, officiated by her minister Jim Harrington. Online condolences made at

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Gray Brown-Service Mortuary
1329 Wilmer Ave Anniston, AL 362014651
(256) 236-3441

Published in The Anniston Star on Nov. 9, 2013