Jimmy Don Gauthier, age 55, died on Tuesday, August 2, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was born on March 27, 1950 in Bunkie, Louisiana to Dora Belle Durant and Amie Gauthier. He married Katherine Frazier in Dumas, Arkansas.
Jimmy worked in construction building safety netting and rigging on offshore drill rigs for several years before an injury
forced him to retire. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam
Jimmy moved to Fredonia with his wife and son, and later
took in his mother to care for her until her death several months ago. He was a loving, caring person who tried his best to provide for his family. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Survivors include wife Kathy Gauthier and son Stephen Gauthier, both of Fredonia. He was preceded in death by both his parents. He is also survived by some estranged sisters who live in Texas and the south.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, August 12, 2005 at
5:30 p.m. (Utah Time) at Mosdell Mortuary in Kanab, Utah. Services were arranged by Mosdell Mortuary.
Taken from the Southern Utah News - Kane Co., Utah August 10, 2005