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Old 10th July 2007
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Just goes to show... There is a Real Person behind the Facade of this Internet.
Thank you for sharing Kathy.......
And Thank You Bert, for allowing us the opportunity...

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Oh man. I have been a long time lurker here and just recently a member. I didn't know Jimbo personally but from what I have seen here and heard from all of you folks this is a great loss for the community.

May your eyes shine down on us and watch over your brothers and sisters as they ride. R.I.P. brother Jimbo.
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Thanks kathy, that was nice and makes you really think about how short life really is. And it makes you feel like making the most out of life and treating people good no matter whats going on. Rest in peace Jimbo.
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Great Bio! Thanks for taking the time to share it will us. RIP Jimbo!
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Thanks Bert for posting Kathys bio on Jimbo....
This gives us all alot to think about....and be thankful for.


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The Patriot Guard has been asked to participate in Jimbo's final ride this Sunday 15 JUL 2007.

Staging and info can be found at this link. Let's make it special for Jimbo's Final Journey

Date: Sunday 15 JUL 2007

Weather: Mostly Sunny - High 87 Low 67

Tulsa Area Staging

0800 - QuikTrip 16505 E. ADMIRAL PL. Intesection of 161st and I-44 (see maps)

0830 - Kickstands up for travel to Vinita, OK. Route will be old Highway 66 (See maps)

Vinita Staging

1015 - Braums Ice Cream Store - 715 E. Illinois Ave, Vinita, OK 918.256.3595 (See maps)

1045 - Kickstands Up - Travel to Luginbuel Funeral Home for service

1100 - Services for Jimbo Coleman

We will then proceed to the cemetery

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Thanks for the insite Kathy. May God be with you and give you peace during this time.

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really hard to put into words how i feel and i didn't even know Jimbo. what the world needs is a lot more people like him. Thank you Kathy for sharing some of his life with his brothers and sisters. we will all ride together one day.
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Thank you for sharing a very painful part of your life.Your bio of Jimbo brought tears.May you find peace in the coming days,you know your brother would want you to.
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He lived a full life. Left too soon... very touching.
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