Arthur Ray Tarvin

Arthur Ray Tarvin of Kingman died Monday June 12, 2000.

He was 28.


Tarvin was born Dec.

25, 1971, in Phoenix and came to Kingman five years ago from Las Vegas, Nev.

He was employed as a laborer with Kramer Construction.


Tarvin is survived by: his wife,.

Shelly Tarvin of Kingman; two sons, Andrew and Brady Tarvin, both of Kingman; two daughters, Erica and Karly Tarvin, both of Kingman; and one uncle.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m.

Friday June 16, 2000, at Sutton Memorial Funeral Home.

Cecil Ellis Jr.

Cecil Ellis Jr.

died Wednesday June 14, 2000, in Kingman.

He was 76.


Ellis was born Nov.

27, 1923, in Paragould, Ark., and had been employed as a cement mixer driver.

He retired in 1976.

He was a former sergeant in the U.S.

Army and served during World War II.

He was a member of VFW Post No.

1704 in Kingman.


Ellis is survived by: two daughters, Sherry Afdahl of Versailles, Ky., and Karen Varner of Pile, Tenn.; three sons, Tony J.

Ellis of Alta Loma, Calif., Kyle J.

Ellis of Upland, Calif., and Paul Michael Ellis of Kingman; and three grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m.

Tuesday June 20, 2000, at the Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, Calif.

Agnes A.


Agnes A.

McKeddie of Kingman died Tuesday June 13, 2000, in Mesa.

She was 84.


McKeddie was born Sept.

20, 1915, in Van Wert, Ohio, and came to Kingman in 1983 from California.


McKeddie was active in the local widows support group and was a member of St.

Johns United Methodist Church.

She was a freelance writer.


McKeddie is survived by: two sons, Douglas McKeddie of Phoenix, and John McKeddie II of Albuquerque, N.M., three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: her husband, John McKeddie.

Memorial servcies will be held at 2 p.m.

Saturday June 17, 2000, at St.

Johns United Methodist Church, 1730 Kino Ave.

Matthew E.


Matthew E.

Jones, a former Kingman resident, died Sunday June 11, 2000 in Wonder Lake, Ill.


Jones was born Feb.

5, 1956 in Norfolk, Va., to Matthew and Beulah (Chumley) Jones.

Formerly of Woodstock, Ill., Mr.

Jones was a longtime resident of Kingman.

At the time of his death, Mr.

Jones was employed by Golden Hands Painting & Services in McHenry, Ill.

He enjoyed carpentry, hiking and camping.


Jones is survived by: two daughters, Rachel E.

Jones of McHenry, Ill., and Tara M.

Schmeer of Wonder Lake, Ill.; one son, Matthew L.

Jones of Wonder Lake, Ill.; one granddaughter; one brother, Kenneth Robert Jones of Harvard, Ill.; three nieces; and three nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Matthew L.


A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to the Matthew E.

Jones Memorial Fund, c/o First National Bank of McHenry, 3814 W.

Elm St., P.O.

Box 338, McHenry, Ill., 60050.

Nicholas Anthony Longoria

Nicholas Anthony Longoria, formerly of Kingman, died Saturday June 10, 2000 in Peoria, Ariz.

He was 20.


Longoria was born Oct.

6, 1979 in Kingman.

He worked as a flooring installer and was a lifelong resident of Arizona.


Longoria is survived by: his parents, Joseph and Michelle Longoria; one brother, Joseph G.

Longoria IV; one sister, Laurie A.

Longoria; and his grandparents, Mary and Jack VanNortwick.

Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m.

on Saturday June 14, 2000 at Crystal Rose Funeral Home, 9155 W.

Van Buren, Tolleson.