GraceLynne Marie Kimbell, 17, of St. Marys passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2018.
GraceLynne was born Feb. 8, 2001, in Los Alamitos, Calif. A child of the Marine Corps, she lived in many places including Davenport, Iowa, and Jacksonville, N.C., making many friends along the way. She had resided in Camden County since 2013 and was a junior at Camden County High School.
She had a gift for art, literature and music, especially the violin, piano and singing. She enjoyed outdoor sports and nature, always taking the time to simply sit and let it surround her. GraceLynne had a gentle heart, compassion for everyone she knew and a tender, loving way with animals. She was a member of the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church of Kingsland.
A visitation for friends will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 12, at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys with graveside services to follow in Bellbrook, Ohio.
Survivors include her parents, Rose Marie and Laurens Kimbell of St. Marys; brother, Challen Kimbell of St. Marys; grandparents, Mary Kay and Lawrence Watson, Paul and Mary Ann Prichard, and Richard and Candace Kimbell; great-grandmother, Mildred Marie Prichard; her aunts, Heather, Jenna, Abby and Jaymee; uncles, Rick, Joey, Jacob, Jarred, Andrew and Jordan; cousins, Chance, Jacob, Kirstin, Lilly, Taylyn and Lincoln; and especially her puppies, Isabelle and Cooper, and kitten, Mittens.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.