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Jimmie Charles Fullilove, Sr.

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Tommy - Kenneth joefisher1925@yahoo.com
From: Joe Fisher    03/28/2011 11:56 AM

Gosh, it was hard reading this [Jimmie's obit] - we loved the whole Fullilove clan as our neighbors and best friends in Yazoo City, and especially Tommy and Jimmy. Tommy, Kenny, all of you, our deepest and loving sympathy, and our sure gratitude to God, for his having Jimmie now to direct his band and choir of Angels, including his Momma, Daddy, Willis, Sue and Ann.
From: Joe and Edna Fisher    03/28/2011 11:53 AM

I was fortunate to have Mr. Fullilove as a teacher. I have may fond memories being in the Welsh Band. Regards, Van Estes
From: Van Estes    03/24/2011 11:38 PM

Dear Tommye and family,Having know you and Jimmie practically all my life,your loss is also shared.God bless you all in your great loss.
From: Pete Kelly    03/24/2011 01:09 PM

We were so sorry to hear of Mr. Fullilove's passing but we know that he is with his Father in Heaven. Mr. Fullilove was one of the best friends that a man could ask for and he loved ALL of his CHILDREN that he taught and knew and WE loved him also. I am so sorry that I didn't attend his service because of illness. GOD BLESS Mrs. Fullilove and the Family, I know that he will be missed by his family and all who knew him but he is in a better place now he will be waiting for his loving Family. Good bye ole FRIEND I will miss you . Love you, D.J.
From: D.J. Ellender    03/23/2011 02:22 PM

Kevin and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I can't imagine my world without the music that Mr. Fullilove introduced to us. He was a great teacher, great leader, wonderful role model, wonderful musician. I can still see and hear him playing the solo in "String of Pearls" when I was in stage band. So many of my cherished high school memories revolved around band. Thank you for sharing him with so many of us for so many years. God bless you all. Lois (Lehman) Larson
From: Lois Lehman Larson    03/22/2011 10:16 PM

Dawn, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My family will be praying for all of you.
From: Carol Rougeau    03/22/2011 08:45 PM

Dear Miss Dawn Fullilove, I am heartily sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. Our class has been thinking about you all week and saying special prayers. We love you Miss Fullilove!! Love Katie Richard.
From: Katie Richard    03/22/2011 08:20 PM

Afer all these years, I still vividly see Mr. Fullilove teaching us music in the band room. He was a strong example in my earlier years of dedication to your profession. I feel the values he taught are still with me today. He was a very good man!
From: Chuck Henderson    03/22/2011 11:42 AM

When I think of Mr Fullilove I can't help be be nostalgic. I think back to all of the wonderful times we had being a part of the WHS band. But more than that, I think of the love of music that was instilled in me by him. He was a wonderful man and had a truly great gift that he shared with so many youn people over the years. Years later when I would run into him, we would talk about the old days. I am so grateful that I was a part of his life. He will be missed by many.
From: Gilbert Deshotel    03/22/2011 07:09 AM

I am very sorry for your loss, I had insurance dealings with Mr Jimmie years ago, he was a very fine gentleman, and a proud man, he loved and respected his wife and children very much. May God bless you all and you all are in my prayers
From: Ronnie Whiddon    03/21/2011 10:30 PM

Hello, I am sorry to hear about your father. I know that when children lose a parent it is always sad. You know as well as I do that you will have some good laughs when you arrive back at school! We are all praying for you and your family! (Hope I didn't butcher the spelling and grammar to extreme) Love, Skye Bergeron
From: Miss Dawn Fullilove    03/21/2011 08:41 PM

To the family of Mr. Fullilove: His name said it all. He was full of love for music and his students. What a dedicated teacher he was! I will never forget him.
From: Mary Anne Louviere Whipple    03/21/2011 06:22 PM

Skip and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I will never forget Mr. Fullilove. He loved his students so much and taught with such dedication. I loved him dearly, and he will be missed. My prayers are with you all. Keith Hebert
From: Keith Hebert    03/21/2011 04:50 PM

Mrs. Fullilove, Skip, Dawn, Cindy, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Mr. Fullilove touched so many lives, and I am one of them. His faith was evident in everything he did, and because of that faith I know he is now in the presence of Christ. May the peace of Christ be with each of you till you meet again.
From: Bonnie Landry    03/21/2011 12:25 PM

I was very blessed to have been Jimmies nurse. Although I had the title, Mrs. Fullilove was the most efficient loving wife and nurse Mr Jimmie could have had. I will always remember his band stories, his selfless ability to say "I'm sorry" way too many times, and his famous saying "I Love You." He will be greatly missed and always remembered. Love and prayers to the Fullilove family. Love you Mrs. Tommy.
From: Leah Broussard    03/20/2011 10:29 PM

Dawn and Family, I'll keep you all in my prayers at this time. You and your family blessed so many others. I know the community of Welsh was blessed by all of you. I wasn't fortunate enough to have had your dad as a teacher, but did know him as a kind and gracious person, who put God and his family first. May God hold you in His L.O.V.E.ing arms. (Love Overcomes Virtually Everything)
From: Becky Boggs Vincent    03/20/2011 10:04 PM

Mr. Fullilove will always live in my memories. He was a fine music director and an even better humam being. He gave me a lasting love of music, which I will always cherish. Until we meet again . . .
From: David Doiron    03/20/2011 08:16 PM

It has been (but only seems like yesterday)since I was band director at Kinder with a special friend at Welsh. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. A great man is gone but not forgotten.
From: Bill Green    03/20/2011 04:06 PM

Kevin, You and your family are in my prayers during your time of loss. Michael Corman Lake Charles
From: Michael Corman    03/20/2011 10:39 AM

Skip, Dawn, and family. I just heard about your dad's passing. Was very sorry to hear it. Your dad was a very special man and will be missed and remembered by many. He played a part in so many of our lives.
From: Lisa (Lafargue) Brummel    03/20/2011 05:53 AM

Mrs. Cindy and family sorry for you lost, please let me know if there is anything you need. Prayers and comfort.
From: Christine Roy    03/20/2011 01:11 AM

Granny,Dawn,Skip,Cheryl,&Kevin, So sorry about grandaddy. Ifelt like he was my 2nd father and you granny my second mother. So glad I had the opportunity to visit with ya'll last May. I pray for ya'll daily and will be coming down in June so hope to be able to visit then. Ya'll have my number here in Utah so let me know if I can do anything. Granny, I'm glad I was able to talk with you on the phone for a little while. Just know that I love you and am so grateful for the love of music that grandaddy instilled in me.
From: Debbie Call    03/19/2011 08:32 PM

Skip, Dawn and family, I also just learned about the death of your Dad. I am so sorry for your loss. What a wonderful man and teacher. I will be thinking of you and the memories as a band member. Celia
From: Celia Hardy DeWitt    03/19/2011 08:10 PM

All the Fullilove Family, there are so VERY many people who have been touched by the love and the talents of Mr. Fullilove. My daddy was a HUGE fan! Mr. Fullilove had an incredible gift for music, and for relating to people. He's made ripples of blessings that still go out farther than he may have realized. I am sorry for your loss and praying you feel God hugging you even tighter these days. With much love!
From: Angie Gillett Litton    03/19/2011 05:46 PM

Tommye, Skip, Dawn and Cheryl: Good intentions will never make up for the fact that I have not seen you or Mr. Fullilove in so many years. He was a huge factor in my life, making it possible for me to be a part of the National FFA Band in Kansas City in 1961 and to have a music scholarship financially help me through graduation at NSU. While I knew Skip, Dawn and Cheryl only as youngsters, it was Tommye who stole my heart. Always the beautiful, funny, helpful, right arm of Jimmie during the many concerts and football games. I shall be in Jennings Tuesday and look forward to seeing all of you again. Meanwhile you are in my thoughts and prayers.
From: Emmett Carson    03/19/2011 01:29 AM

To Skip and family. I know this is a big loss for you and the family, it is also a loss to the 100's of students he taught music too and care so much about. I was lucky enough to be one of those. As they say in the military Mr. Fullilove was the "BEST OF THE BEST" My prayers are with you and the family Charles
From: Charles Romero    03/19/2011 01:22 AM

Mrs. Tommye, Dawn, Skip, Kevin and Cheryl, it was with great sadness that I learned this evening of the death of a cherished teacher, mentor and friend. I will always be grateful for the love of music Mr. Fullilove instilled in me and countless other individuals during his time here on this earth. Skip, I hope you know just how proud he was of your natural musical abilities. I pray that all of you are able to cherish your memories of such a dear loving man. You will all be in my prayers. God bless all of you. Gene
From: Gene Salassi    03/18/2011 11:45 PM

To: Miss Dawn Fullilove Dear Miss Fullilove, I am very sorry to hear about your loss; the way that you spoke so highly of your father showed how deeply you love him. You and your entire family are in my prayers, and my family is thinking of you. (I hope all of my grammar is correct.) Sincerely, Stephanie Turk
From: Stephanie Turk    03/18/2011 02:49 PM

To Skip and Cindy and the entire Fullilove family: I am sorry for your loss and you are all in my prayers..God Bless You All, Cindy
From: Cindy Price    03/18/2011 02:25 PM


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