Jimmie Loretta Wimp, age 86, of Palestine, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, the 4th day of January, 2019. She was born on the 3rd day of December, 1932 in Crockett, Texas to Jim Dean and Mary Weaver Dean. Mrs. Wimp retired as chief clerk from the Harris County Tax Assessor’s Office after over 40 years of service. She loved her family and always made them a priority. Mrs. Wimp enjoyed playing bingo, bowling and knitting.
She is preceded in death by her parents Jim and Mary Dean; husband, Gus Wimp; sister, Mary Louise Bohannon; and brother, Darell Dean.
Mrs. Wimp is survived by her sons, Jeff Noyce and wife Ginger of Palestine, Corby Wimp of Houston and Ronald Wayne Noyce of Palestine; sister, Sherry Ann Gerdes of Palestine; brother, Phillip Dean of California; grandchildren, Victoria Ceullar and Chris Noyce; 5 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Jimmie Loretta Wimp will be conducted at one o’clock in the afternoon on Tuesday, the 8th day of January, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Palestine with Bro. Tony Watson officiating. Friends are cordially invited to a visit with the family one hour prior to the service.
Graveside services will be held at ten o’clock in the morning on Wednesday, the 9th day of January, 2019 at Woodlawn Cemetery, 1101 Antoine Drive, Houston, Texas 77055.
Funeral services for Jimmie Loretta Wimp are in care of Rhone Funeral Home, 3900 S. State Highway 19, Palestine, Texas.