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Coy Grant Jemmett ( McCall 1963 )

posted: Jul 25, 2023

Coy died July 19, 2023. He grew up on a farm in Caldwell, Idaho, and graduated from the University of Idaho with a degree in Biology. Coy jumped at McCall 1963, 1966-1970 and totaled 40 fire jumps in those six seasons. Fighting fires grew into researching osprey in Fish Lake, Utah, to the coordination of efforts with the administration office in Virginia. He concluded his 35-year career with the Forest Service in Grangeville, Idaho as the Forest Supervisor.