Richard Earl beach

Richard Earl Beach died Aug.

16, 2001 in Kingman.

He was 52.


Beach was born July 15, 1949 in Millersburg, Ohio, but lived in Kingman nearly all his life.

He graduated from Kingman High School in 1968 and served in the United States Army, attaining the rank of sergeant and being decorated in Vietnam.


Beach is survived by: his parents, Ken and Pearl Vires of Kingman; one sister, Sue McCumber of Kingman; four daughters, Rachelle and Keisha Beach, both of Kingman, Rabecca Dunn of California, and Trysta Golightly of Texas; four grandchildren; one niece and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Private visitation is planned for Mr.


Sutton Crematory is handling cremation.

Aaron Paul Merritt

Aaron Paul Merritt died Aug.

20, 2001 in Las Vegas.

He was 35.


Merritt was born March 2, 1966 in Whittier, Calif.

He moved to Kingman seven years ago from Kingsburg, Calif.

and was employed by Sun State.

He was affiliated with DeMolay and the Kingman Christian Church.


Merritt is survived by: his wife, Genece of Kingman; his mother, Margaret Jahnke of Kingman; two sons, Christopher of Teleford, Pa.

and Robert Aaron of Susanville, Calif.; one daughter, Marlyn Raquelle of Susanville, Calif.; two sisters, Norma Miller of Wendover, Nev.

and Cynthia Fuller of Beaumont, Calif.; and numerous nephews and nieces.


Merritt was cremated.

Harriet Ruth Carpenter

Harriet Ruth Carpenter died Thursday Aug.

23, 2001 in Kingman.

She was 65.


Carpenter was born Oct.

24, 1935 in Burr Oak, Kan.

She was a resident of Kingman for about 15 years.


Carpenter is survived by: a daughter, Vicki Barg of Grand Canyon; two sons, Robert Barg Sr.

of Kingman and Michael James of Flagstaff; one brother, Clyde LeMay Jr.

of Kingman; one sister, Virtie Holtzen of Kingman; four grandchildren, two great grandchildren, a cousin and numerous nephews and nieces.

A memorial service for Mrs.

Carpenter will be held at 10 a.m.

Monday Aug.

27, 2001 at the Mormon Rutherford Chapel on Rutherford Street in Kingman.

Sutton Crematory is handling cremation.