Linda Jimeson, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend, passed away peacefully June 28, 2013, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was born on August 2, 1942 in Green Cove Springs, Florida. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Middleburg, Florida, where she married Roy Jimeson, her husband of 53 years. She graduated Clay High School in Green Cove Springs and college at West Hills College in Coalinga, California. Linda was a prolific volunteer in community affairs and the Navy Red Cross nurse program. She worked as a substitute teacher, in the Navy Exchange System, in the Navy Youth Service Center, as a deputy sheriff and as a real estate broker. She was active in the Navy wives club. She also received a letter of appreciation from Attack Squadron 56, where she was nominated for Navy Enlisted Wife of the Year. Linda was a patriot who loved the American flag, and she had visited all fifty states as well as many countries. Linda is survived by her husband, Roy Jimeson; two children: a daughter, Kimberly Jimeson of Colorado Springs, a son Scott Jimeson; and daughter-in-law, Patricia Jimeson of Palm Beach, Florida; as well as a granddaughter, Tarrah Brown; her boyfriend Bill Wallbaum; and grandson, Devin Perry. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Nancy Negrych; two sisters, Ellen and Shirley; as well as two brothers, Solomon and Junior. A memorial service will held at 2 pm, Friday, August 2, 2013 at the family mountain home outside of Woodland Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
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Published in The Gazette on July 3, 2013