October 4, 1953 - April 6, 2007
Robert Franklin Kimble died on April 6, 2007 at Candler Hospital. He lived most of his life here in Savannah. He was a 1973 graduate of Kaiserslautern American High School in Germany. He was a graduate of Drill Sergeant School at Fort Sill, OK in 1982. He was a Deputy Sheriff for Chatham County for 15 years. He was also a retired U.S. Army Sergeant and served in the Gulf War Conflict. He received an Army Good Conduct Medal, A NCO Professional Development Ribbon, an Army Retired Lapel Button, a Southwest Asia Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars, and a Kuwait Liberation Medal. He was member of Baum Holder Military Lodge #144, Ancient Egyptian Arabic Order of the Mystic Shrine of North & South America,founder of the Color Guard for the Chatham County Sheriff Department, and a volunteer for the Big Brothers Mentor Single Parent Project. He is survived by; wife, Alethia Kimble; parents, James and Bernice Kimble Sr.; one son, Ruperto Mitchell II; six daughters, Delettra Jackson, Nicolette Roberts, Nikesha Kimble, Dashuna Kimble, Robin Wiggins, and Shakira Mitchell; four brothers, James kimble Jr., Bruce Kimble, Tyrone Kimble, and Ronald Kimble; four sisters, Sharon Kimble, Gina Campbell, Karen K. Gregory, and Rubeana Kimble; two grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 P.M. on Friday, April 13, 2007 at Second African Baptist Church, located at 123 Houston Street. Interment will follow at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery. There will be a visitation held in his honor from 6:00-7:00 P.M. on Thursday April 12, 2007 at Second African Baptist church.
Robert Franklin Kimble died on April 6, 2007 at Candler Hospital. He lived most of his life here in Savannah. He was a 1973 graduate of Kaiserslautern American High School in Germany. He was a graduate of Drill Sergeant School at Fort Sill,... View Obituary & Service Information
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