Betty Alice Block, 75, of Kingman passed away Thursday, April 1, 2010, in Kingman. She was born Oct. 20, 1934, in Chicago to Elmer "Al" Knowles and Mary Gibbs. She came to Kingman 34 years ago from Northfield, N.J.
Betty retired from the City of Kingman Payroll Department and Kingman Justice Court. She was a member of Journey Church in Kingman.
She is survived by her son, Michael E. Block and daughter-in-law, Caryn M. Block, of Bealeton, Va.; sisters, Sarah White, Mary Ellen Meadows and Susan Dugo, all of Kingman; and two grandchildren, Chad Block and Christopher Block. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edward R. Block; and brother, James C. Matthews.
The service is at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 7, at Journey Church Ministry Center, 4798 Stockton Hill Road.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Friends of the Kingman Library, P.O. Box 7000, Kingman, AZ 86402.