Jimmy Jeff Kissee died Dec. 7, 2009. He was 71.

Mr. Kissee was born July 25, 1938.

His first wife, Cherry Kissee, preceded him in death.

He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Darrell, Eugene and Jack.

His second wife, of 20 years, Jo Ellsaesser Kissee, survives.

Additional survivors include three children, Mike Kissee, Kim Ilseng and Cherry Ann Kissee; three siblings, Linda Wallace, Imogene Fitzgerald and Larry Kissee and their spouses, Harry Wallace, Carl Fitzgerald and Connie Kissee; six grandchildren, Tiffany Kissee Glover, J.J. Ilseng, Lindsay Kissee Winti, Brook Ilseng Thompson, Kaitlin Ilseng and Cherry Lynn Kissee, and their spouses, Cody Glover, James Winti, and Ryan Thompson, and four great-grandchildren, Riley, Aiden, Reagan and Audrey.

Memorial services were held Dec. 12 at New Frontiers Cowboy Church.