Jimmy D. Mobley passed away at home on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2006, after a long illness.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth; one sister, Judy Lankford of Hardy, Ark.; two sons, John (Germaine) Mobley and Roger Mobley of Texas; three stepchildren, Lynne (Eugene) Powell of Fontana, Calif., Dee (Kurt) Bowe of Lake Havasu City and Billy White of Costa Mesa, Calif.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and one very special granddaughter, Amber Powell of Fontana.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents, Joe Mobley and Lena Mobley Dursma; one daughter; a son; a brother; and a sister. He was born in Maysville, Okla., and after living many years in California, moved to Kingman in 1999.
Jimmy was an aircraft machinist for many years before his retirement, many of those years spent with Boeing Aircraft. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Meeker, Okla., and also a member of the Rough Ashler Daylight Lodge #79 of Kingman.
Jimmy was such a giving person and loved to help anyone that he could. He also loved gardening and farming.
His wife, Ruth, would like to give a special thanks to all the hospice team that helped to make Jimmy’s last days more comfortable and a special thanks to Dr. Jon Schwartz. Memorial services will be held at a later date in California.
Katherine M. Grommon, 54, of Kingman died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2006, in Kingman. She was born Sept. 25, 1951, in Kingman.
A service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Sutton Memorial Funeral Home, 1701 Sycamore Ave., Kingman.
Memorials may be made to Kingman Regional Medical Center Hospice or Kingman Cancer Care.
Roy James Boyes, 67, of Kingman died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2006, in Kingman. He was born Jan. 3, 1939, in Canada.
Viewing is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. on Jan. 21 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with service to follow at 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Eden Cemetery, Eden, Ariz.
Arrangements are being handled by Sutton Memorial Funeral Home.
George J. Beck Jr., age 76, of Kingman died Friday, Jan. 13, 2006, in Las Vegas. He was born in Detroit on Oct. 23, 1929, the son of George J. Beck Sr. and Mabel S. (Cooley) Beck.
He graduated from St. Joseph Catholic School in West Branch, Mich., Class of 1947. He worked at The Ross City Paper and later at Ken’s Shell in Rose City, Mich., until moving to Kingman in 1970. He retired from Rucker Motors of Kingman in 1992.
He enjoyed going for coffee and a talk with his friends every morning and helping his nephew and niece at Mr. C’s every afternoon.
Surviving are: sister, Pamela and Melvin Conway of Flushing, Mich.; six nephews, Mike and Colleen Cornman of Burt, Mich., Robert and Susan Cornman of Golden Valley, Doug and Desi Cornman of Lake Havasu City, Roger and Linda Cornman of Las Vegas, Dean and Jeanie Cornman and Lyle and Mary Cornman of Kingman; brother-in-law, Lyle and Mary Lou Cornman of Kingman; many great-nephews and great-nieces; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Mr. Beck was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Mina Cornman.
No services are planned. The family is being served by Palm Mortuary of Las Vegas.