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Mr. Gon Trimble

March 29, 1982 — November 12, 2021

Adams announces the passing of Mr. Gon Trimble, 39, who transitioned Friday, November 12, 2021 at his residence.

Adams announces funeral services of Mr. Gon Trimble which will be held 11:00 AM, Thursday, November 18, 2021 at St. Paul CME Church.

Viewing will be held from 6 PM - 7 PM, Wednesday, November 17, 2021 in The Adams Chapel.


Interment: Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

Gonzella and Carolyn Trimble were blessed with their gift from God on March 29, 1982, Gon Ayo Damon Trimble. He was Carolyn’s only child and God’s answer to her continuous prayers for more than six years. He was the youngest son of Gonzella.

Gon was educated in the Chatham County Public School System. He attended Isle of Hope Elementary School, Myers Middle School and graduated from Jenkins High School in 2000. He played basketball at the YMCA on Habersham and for Myers Middle School. Coach Hawthorn called him a “pure shooter”!

After attending Savannah State University for one year, he decided to follow his dream. His dream led to 20 years in the culinary industry. He served as a line cook at The Landings Club and Sweet Potatoes Restaurant in Savannah Georgia. He was the Sous Chef at The Dunes Club, Myrtle Beach, SC and Bray’s Island Plantation, Sheldon, SC. He was also the Executive Sous Chef at The Mill House Wyndham Grand Hotel, Charleston, SC and The Hermitage Hotel, Nashville, TN. After major surgery for cancer, during his recovery, he took a real estate course and passed with flying colors in 2018. He was employed by The Ashton Real Estate Group of RE/MAX Advantage until his health failed.

Gon will be lovingly remembered by his wife and supportive partner of 22 years, Joanna Young Trimble; two beautiful and intelligent daughters, Jada and Jade; his mother, Carolyn Williams Price (Louis); his father, Gonzella Trimble (Shirley); his sisters, Charity Kelsey Downing, Brandi Kelsey; his brother, Kenneth Bryant (Lucille); his mother-inlove, Perry Lee Young; his uncles, Shagari Williams (Donna) and Walter Trimble; his aunts, Delores Middleton, JoAnn Kinlaw (Rev. Clarence Kinlaw), Traci Singleton, Monica Holmes and Jeana Thomas; his god parents, James and Joyce Davis, Matthew and Margie Pace; his Godchildren, Dunyji Simmons, Jameelah Newton, Darrell Smith and Corlette Hawk and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021

6:00 - 7:00pm (Eastern time)

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Thursday, November 18, 2021

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