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Sheyla Marie Johnson Kimball, 55, of Savannah, Georgia and wife of Scott Andrew Kimball, died Saturday morning, December 12, 2020, at Candler Hospital with her family at her side.

Born in Savannah, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late James Harris Johnson and the late Patricia Ann Stringer Johnson Little. Sheyla was of the Catholic faith. She enjoyed shopping and traveling, especially to the mountains, but her passion was loving her family and helping others.

Survivors include her husband of 19 years, Scott Andrew Kimball; one daughter, Jessica Powell and her husband, Cory; three grandchildren, Christopher, Amber and Michael Powell; one sister, Vicki Wilkerson and her husband, Eddie; one brother, James “Jimmy” Johnson and his wife, Andrea, and eight nieces and nephews, Brad Bailey and his wife, Elaine, Matt Beck and his wife, Missy, Scot Wilkerson and his wife, Kayla, Shaw Wilkerson, Eli Wilkerson, Heather Santos and her husband, Alex, Jamie Johnson Anchors, and Jacquelyn Johnson.

The family will receive friends from 5 until 6:30 Tuesday, December 15, 2020, at Gamble Funeral Service – 410 Stephenson Avenue.

The funeral service will be held at 6:30 Tuesday evening, December 15, 2020, in the chapel of Gamble Funeral Service conducted by Chaplain Dale Simmons. Interment will be private.

You are invited to attend the funeral service for Sheyla via Zoom at the following link:

Meeting ID: 954 3693 6077
Passcode: 620632

Remembrances: The Humane Society for Greater Savannah – 7215 Sallie Mood Drive, Savannah, Georgia 31406-3922.

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  1. Christina Waterfield says:

    I’m at a loss for words. Sheyla was a wonderful friend, had a heart so big, loved her family deeply and I’ll miss her and our long talks. Prayers of comfort for your loss Scott, Jessica, Chris, Amber and Michael

  2. Nancy Kimball Smith says:

    Please know that my prayers are with Scott and all of the families that have been touched by this loss.

  3. Anna Tompkins says:

    So sorry for your loss ! Sending prayers !

  4. Nonie Pope says:

    My heart breaks for this family. Sheyla was a kind and giving person. The world had lost an amazing kind soul. Bless this family. My condolences for Scott and family.

  5. Kenny Gresham says:

    My fur babies and I send our condolences to the family. Sheyla was a friend and aunt to my four legged family. Without Sheyla, some of the Braves games and visits to her other niece, Cheyenne, would have not been possible. No one will ever have the trust I placed in Sheyla. My heart goes out to Scott, Jessica and the rest of the family. Go Braves!

  6. Susan West says:

    Terry and I are so sorry for your loss. We will continue toi keep u in our prayers.

  7. Marion Goth Ingram says:

    Scott, I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. Sending prayers and strength to you and your family.

  8. Jane mace says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. God bless your family. Thinking of y’all.

  9. Cheryl Lee Wu says:

    Sheyla was a very nice person. I loved talking to her when we worked the IFCP boston butt sale. She will be missed a lot. Condolences to her family.

  10. Corbin Medeiros says:

    Scott, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts. Love you

  11. Crystal Norris says:

    Scott, I am so very sorry for your loss of your sweet Sheyla. She was such a warm and kind hearted person and every time she was at a SSFD HQ or an event she made the effort to speak to me. Thinking of you in this most difficult time. God Bless you and your family.

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