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 Jimmie Ray “J.R.” Malone

Jimmie Ray “J.R.” Malone

Sullivan, Moultrie County, Illinois, USA
Death 5 Nov 2012 (aged 78)
Forest Grove, Washington County, Oregon, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 100645133 · View Source
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Jimmie Malone, 78, a resident of the Forest Grove community, died Monday morning, November 5, 2012 at Marquis Care of Forest Grove.

Jimmie Ray "J.R." Malone was born on June 3, 1934 in Sullivan, Illinois, the son of the late Ray and Mary Jane (Knecht) Malone.

He was raised and received his education in Sullivan, Illinois having been a graduate of Sullivan High School with the Class of 1952.

Following graduation, he enlisted in the United States Navy. J.R. was a job analyst in management engineering. His many duty stations included San Diego, California, Adak, Alaska, Subic Bay, Philippines, Yokosuka, Japan and finally Stuttgart, Germany, where he retired at the rate of Master Chief after 26 years of service.

J.R. was united in marriage to Frances A. Shelton on October 15, 1962 in San Diego, California. Following their marriage J.R. and Frances resided in the community of San Diego, California until 1991 when they moved to Forest Grove, Oregon and have resided there since. They celebrated over 50 years of marriage together this past October.

Among his special interests, J.R. enjoyed computers, country music, college football and basketball.

J.R. was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Richard Malone.

He is survived by his wife, Frances A. Malone of Forest Grove, Oregon; his three children and their spouses, Susan and Pat Wright of Rainier, Oregon, Laurel and Joe Kaemerer of National City, California, Robert and Bev Olivier of Forest Grove, Oregon; his brother and sister in law, Robert "Bob" and Nancy Malone of Jacksonville, Florida; and his sister, Naoma and Jerry Browning of Troy, Ohio. Also surviving are his five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

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