September 16, 1940 - May 23, 2017
Jessie (Kimbler) Knowles, 76, of Urbana, passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in Vancrest of Urbana.
She was born September 16, 1940 in Gallup, Kentucky. She was a hard working woman who loved animals and especially her family. Jessie had a special place in her heart for her grandson, Josh. While working at Orbis, she loved to cook and bring food to her co-workers. Jessie was a joy for her niece, Sue, to care for for the last 8 years and will be sadly missed by all.
Jessie is survived by her daughter, Gina Kimbler of TN; her three grandchildren, Dusty McCain, Joshua Sunderland, and Brandon Sunderland; her 8 great grandchildren; her brothers, Earl, James, David, and Ben Kimbler; and her 12 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Flossie (Montgomery) Kimbler; her brother, James Kimbler; her niece, Donna Kimbler; and her nephew, Jimmy Kimbler.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Champaign County Veteran’s Services, 220 E. Court St., Urbana, OH 43078.
A memorial gathering will be held from 1-3 PM on Sunday, June 4, 2017 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.