Ted Gimble

Memorial Celebration held June 22

The memorial celebration service was held that the clubhouse  June 22.  most of Teds family was there and it was a great tribute to Ted's memory and life. 

 Origination Announcement 

 It is with a very heavy heart that I must tell you that we are mourning the loss of our Ted Gimble  

 I greatly appreciate the wonderful friend that Ted was to all of us.  I also want to express the appreciation I have for the wonderful way our membership steps up when we lose a loved one.

 I can tell you that Ted loved our club and all of the members.  Ted was living his dreams and enjoying every hour of every day.  Ted brought us all a smile and a good story and he made us all feel welcome.  Ted will be sorely missed.

Appling, GA—Memorial Celebration of Life Services for Edwin Godard

Obituary for Edwin Godard "Ted" Gimble Jr.

"Ted" Gimble, Jr., 83, who entered into rest on May 11, 2019, will be held
at The Augusta Sailing Club, 5462 Sailing Road, Appling, GA, 30802 on
Saturday, June 22, 2019, at 10:00 a.m.

Ted Gimble was born on July 15, 1935 to Edwin Godard Gimble, Sr. and
Louise Gimble in Boston, MA. He graduated from Grossmont High School
in La Mesa, CA and spent his youth in Lakeside. He married Letha Eileen
Dial July 8, 1955 and together they had four children. He raised his
family in El Cajon, CA. Ted made his living as a Regional Sales Manager
with Addressograph Multigraph/Varityper in the offset
printing/typesetting industry.

Once he retired, he was able to fulfill his dream of sailing for 20 plus years.
He was a retired Captain of Sailing Vessel "Take It Easy" and made his
home in Appling, GA.

His skills and talents are in high numbers and too many to list here,
however, he was a beloved Coach, Manager, President of Western Little
League of El Cajon, Teacher, Sailing Instructor/Captain, Morse Code
Instructor, Ham Radio Operator and Certified Diver.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Priscilla Ann Poitras. Survivors
include his children, Martha Lee (Dave) Suggs, Vancouver, WA, John
Robert (Sherri) Gimble, Pahrump, NV, Sally Gimble Ricker, Pleasanton,
CA, Jack Edwin (Nancy) Gimble, Beach Park, IL; beloved niece, Robin
(Kevin) Walsh, Gorham, ME; brother-in-law, Robert (Pat) Poitras, West‑

brook, ME; 11 grandchildren, Allison, Kelley, Letha, Joshua, Aaron, Sophie,
Erik, Austin, Aimee, Johnny and Grace; 5 great-grandchildren, with 2 on
the way, Aydan, Daxton, Jackson, Kennedy and Skylar.


See Bennie Mountie's write up for Teds membership application