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Stonestreet Stars   Horse Racing

Started 4/21/11 by TripCrown73; 273754 views.
MJ42903

From: MJ42903

4/21/11

You are so right. He dared to dream it. How heartbreaking that he didn't get to see the foal. We are so fortunate that he brought us Curlin and Rachel along with others. This sport will miss him.
gerchgo

From: gerchgo

4/21/11

RIP Mr. Jackson. I'm glad he was able to see Rachel win like she did, and get HOY, but sad that he won't be around to see her foal(s) here with the rest of us. He'll be doing a jig, in Heaven when she does! Condolences to the family and all his connections.

Ger

turelsm

From: turelsm

4/21/11

thanks mary i
just got home
i had sensed he was struggling bravely with this long cancer bout
very sad to read this
he never said peep
. he just went on as long as he could
he had come to the anna house and was so generous to them
he and his wife..
so sad he ahd to leave now
he tried hard.. to do right by his horses his way
and he was so proud of his two
rachel and curlin
..and the foal to come;.
lord.
every second counts
not to have any regrets
get living..
yup
bless him and his family a good glass of wine
a toast to his life.

martita

LindaVA3

From: LindaVA3

4/21/11

Well said and amen.
Derby132

From: Derby132

4/21/11

 had sensed he was struggling bravely with this long cancer bout
very sad to read this
he never said peep
. he just went on as long as he could

 That is Jess Jackson.  Wonderfully said.

Derby132

From: Derby132

4/21/11

I wish I could post the picture of Jess at this kj link.

I never realized Stonestreet was his middle name.

Jess Stonestreet Jackson Obituary
 
 
cigarello

From: cigarello

4/21/11

I was shocked to have just read this; he so loved Curlin and Rachel; too bad he didn't live to see their offspring. RIP; his heart was in the right place.
cigarello

From: cigarello

4/21/11

you are so creative; Jess's  Dream or Jess's Legacy; perfect.
turelsm

From: turelsm

4/21/11

bless you
i feel so badly he was climbing a glass mt last summer
when all were celebrating his rachel.alexandra
. made me weep-he loved the spectacle of it all

blessings for the holidays to you and your family
i think you are going down to sacred territory
please put me in your pocket
i will miss you all
i have my work cut out for me here..
sigh.. tap tap tap klipity klop---

turelsm

From: turelsm

4/21/11

ahhhh makes me cry all over again
.. his barn was bustling all the time and i noted his absence
suddenly he wasnt in the crowd
and i knew he was home in bed...
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