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Stonestreet Stars   Horse Racing

Started 4/21/11 by TripCrown73; 273877 views.
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...
Derby132

From: Derby132

4/21/11

Thank you Jess Jackson for playing the game your way.

For calling out injustices when you found them.

For the thrills you gave us with Curlin and Rachel and all of your stars.

For giving Rachel her run at immortality.

We witnessed your love of the game and the sportsmanship and graciousness you extended.

You will be missed.

Amy (1pony)
Staff

From: Amy (1pony)

4/21/11

That was a nice look into his name, thanks Cindy.
Lorene1950

From: Lorene1950

4/21/11

So sad to hear the news of Mr Jackson passing. What an amazing life this man lived. A great winemaker, and a man that truely love his TB horses. RIP sir, you will be missed. Thank you for all you did, you have left a great legacy.
Lorene
mimi6920

From: mimi6920

4/21/11

Wow Cindy, that was great. Good job of expressing the wonderful things Jess did for his horses and his sport.
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