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Jetta Lucille Tomblinson, May 1, 1917-June 27th, 2017
Jetta was born in Duncan Oklahoma and passed away in Henderson, Nevada from a massive stroke at the age of 100 years old.

At the age of 16 she married C.K. Tomblinson. They moved to the Monterey Peninsula in the early 40's where she raised her 3 children while working in the canneries then later as a C.N.A. At Natividad Hospital.

She was passionate about her Bible, Quilting, Sewing, Baking, Canning, and Bowling as well as her Indian heritage. She was a member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

Her husband, C.K. Tomblinson and son, Hurshell Tomblinson, preceded her in death.

She is survived by her brother Claude Mitchell (Houston TX)
Son Richard Tomblinson Sr.(Salinas, CA), LaMerylis Gauger (Gilbert, AZ)

12 grandchildren, Debra Tomblinson Boesl (Sioux Falls,SD), Richard Tomblinson Jr. (Paradise, CA.),
Kim Marie Tomlinson Stevens ( Marina, CA), Lisa Tomblinson Dee (Salinas, CA), Suzette Tomblinson Marson (Nampo ID.), Janeice Tomblinson Willams (Wimberley, TX), Heidi Tomblinson Wilder (Boise, ID), Timothy Evans (Henderson, NV), James Richards (Hutto, TX), Michael Richards (Gilbert, AZ) Kevin Richards (Lane, OK), Amy Richards (Las Vegas, NV)
, 24 great grandchildren & 21 great great grandchildren.
Published on July 18, 2017
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