News and Opinion from Sisters, Oregon

Donald Lee Jimerson, September 7, 1932 — June 23, 2021

Truck driver-logger in Oregon worked for California Cartage in California, Pozi, First Interstate, and Ruth Shaffer.

While living in Sisters, he belonged to many horse clubs, riding and trail cleaning with Oregon Equestrian Trails. He belonged to other clubs: Back Country Horsemen, Redmond Saddle Club, Mr. Long Ears and a few others. He loved riding his mules, Elmer and Ezer.

Born in Algoma, Oregon, to Cecil L. Jimerson and Leah M. Peterson. Lived in Oregon until 1967. Lived in Norco, California, until 1987. Moved back to Sisters where he lived with his wife, Gerry, of 34 years on their ranch until he died.

He is survived by his wife Gerry; daughters Judy Goodell, Jenny Hammack; sons Tim Jimerson, Bryan Jimerson; grandsons Dustin Hammack, Kyle Hammock and Cody Goodell; and two great-grandchildren, Riggin and a baby sister on the way.


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