Jimmy Randall Curtis passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019 in Webster, TX, at the age of 65. Randall was born on February 11, 1953, in Snyder, TX, to John D. Curtis and Johnnie Faye Horton. He served in the Air Force as a jet engine mechanic for six years before earning a degree in chemistry and working in that industry where he obtained patents for his creation of complex chemical processes. Only then did he answer a calling and transition to a teaching career, eventually retiring from Clear Brook High School in 2015. Randall enjoyed hiking, sailing, and visiting National Parks. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Faye Curtis. Randall is survived by his wife Ruby “Sam” Curtis, daughters Rebecca and Rachel, a brother DeWayne Curtis and wife Betty Curtis, and two sisters, Eugenia Bates and husband Steve Bates, and Janet Curtis-Fuller and husband Albert Fuller. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held on Friday, January 11, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. at OneLife Church, 16920 N. Texas Ave. Webster, TX 77598. His remains will be placed in the National Cemetery in Houston, 10410 Veterans Memorial Dr. Houston, TX 77038 at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cancer Research Institute (Cancerreseach.org) and the National Park Foundation (Nationalparks.org).