Jessica Marie Embree

Jessica Marie Embree Jessica Marie Embree passed away on Feb. 8. 2013, after a lengthy illness. She was 43.

Funeral services will be held Feb. 23 at 10 a.m. at St. Ann’s Church, 446 W. Church Ave., Ridgecrest.

Jessica was born June 12, 1969, in Ridgecrest, to Jimmy and Esther Embree. She attended Las Flores Elementary School and Saint Ann Catholic School and graduated from Burroughs High School.

She took various college classes at Cerro Coso Community College and worked at Hill Electronics and Heritage Inn, as well as at various dog grooming and kennel businesses.

She was a devoted mother and loved to watch movies, play electronic games, do fun things on summer vacations and shop with sons Michael and Christopher.

She loved animals, children (especially babies) and her friends and family. She had a unique personality and could make anyone laugh with her jokes and remarks. She was always willing to lend an ear or helping hand to anyone who needed it.

Jessica was a ray of sunshine in our lives and we will always remember her with love and happy memories.

She is survived by sons Michael and Christopher Embree; mother Esther Embree; brother Adam Embree; aunts and uncles Fred and Monica Carrasco, Sue Jensen, Gloria and Bob Pitman and Stan and Joyce Embree;as well as many great aunts and uncles and many cousins.

Submitted by the family of Jessica Marie Embree

Story First Published: 2013-02-20