JEROME—Long-time resident of Jerome, Idaho, John Burris (J.B.) Thomason, 91, died of natural causes at home surrounded by his family and friends. J.B. was born & raised in the Sugar Loaf area of Jerome where his family homesteaded. He met his true love, Nancy Thomason in Seattle, Washington. They were married and moved to the Sugar Loaf area where they farmed and raised their family; John C. Thomason, Jeff C. Thomason, Kenneth D. Thomason, Roberta R. Davis & Jennifer M. Hunter. He enjoyed waterskiing, fishing and later gardening when he wasn’t working in the fields. He taught his skills and hobbies to his children and grandchildren. John loved his family.