FLOY PEPPER, Jim Pepper’s mother, passed away today, June 11, 2010. The Pepper family has asked that remembrances of Floy be in the form of donations made to:
Memory of Jim Pepper Remembrance, LLC
2200 SW Scenic Dr.
Donations will be contributed to the Jim Pepper Remembrance Scholarship Fund at Portland (Oregon) State University.
She was a warm, welcoming, and inspiring spirit, beloved by all who met her. She was also a great fan of her son Jim’s work, as evidenced by her clear enjoyment of the accolades in his memory at a tribute that opened the 2005 Portland Jazz Festival.