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Murray Van Jackson

Murray Van Jackson died Saturday July 15, 2000, in Peach Springs.

He was 50.

Mr.

Jackson was born Aug.

22, 1949, in Kingman.

He worked as a silversmith making jewelry and as a cowboy.

Mr.

Jackson was a member of the LDS Church in Peach Springs.

He played basketball and was a bull rider.

He attended schools in Phoenix and Riverside, Calif.

Mr.

Jackson is survived by: his wife, Claudia W.

Jackson of Peach Springs; two daughters, Verma Jackson and Nelda Jackson, both of Old Oraibi; son Harrison Jackson of Hotevilla; two sisters, Verna Kopelva and Beverly Jackson, both of Peach Springs; seven grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held at 5 p.m.

on Thursday July 20, 2000, at the multi-purpose room in Peach Springs.

A graveside service will be held at 7 a.m.

on Friday July 21, 2000, at the Valentine Cemetery.

Herb Voigt

Herb Voigt died Friday July 14, 2000, in Kingman.

He was 77.

Mr.

Voigt was born Feb.

25, 1923, in Bremerton, Wash.

He came to Mohave County from Flagstaff in 1964.

Mr.

Voigt served as Mohave County's first planning director.

He wrote the first general plan during his 23 years with the county.

Mr.

Voigt also worked as tribal planner for the Hualapai, Havasupai and Fort Mohave Indian tribes.

He initiated the Hualapai white water raft trips down the Colorado River.

Mr.

Voigt was past chairman and member of the Big Sandy Conservation District for 25 years.

He was a member of Kingman Lodge No.

22 Free and Accepted Masons.

Mr.

Voigt is survived by: his wife of 36 years, Patsy; three sons, Karl Voigt of Benicia, Calif., Vance and Ian Voigt of Kingman; daughter Anora Fox of Florida; two grandsons; one granddaughter; and two great-granddaughters.

He was preceded in death by his daughter Christina and his sister, Genivive.

Masonic memorial services will be held at noon on Saturday, July 22, 2000, at Hualapai Mountain Lodge.