Obituary: Lebert Dean Stiles
Lebert Dean Stiles, a six-year resident of Kingman, died May 4 in Kingman after a battle with Parkinson's.
He was born Sept. 25, 1933, in Alma, Ark., and moved to Kingman from El Centro, Calif.
He graduated from Central Union High School in 1952. He worked as a tractor driver, milkman, at Valley Steam Laundry and for Coca-Cola. He owned an Arco service station, Volner Vending and a telecommunications service, all in El Centro.
He was a proud member of Imperial Valley Los Vigilantes and Fraternal Order of the Eagles. Lebert coached many youth in Little League and Pop Warner football.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Stiles of Kingman; daughters, Lonnie (Jim) Green of Kingman and Renee (Charles) Miles of Glendale, Ariz.; a daughter-in-law, Lennie Stiles of El Centro, Calif.; brothers, Bobby Stiles of San Diego, Ray (Sandra) Stiles of Lake Havasu City and Hice (Lynn) Stiles of Fullerton, Calif.; his mother, Allie Stiles of Lake Havasu City; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his father, Hice Stiles Sr.; two sons, Lebert Jr. and Roy Stiles; a sister, Wilma Stiles; and a great-granddaughter, Paige Nicole Dunton.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. May 14 at Hem's Brothers Mortuary, El Centro, Calif. Services will be at 9 a.m. May 15 at Evergreen Cemetery, also in El Centro.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Joan and Diana Hospice Home, 812 Airway Ave., Kingman, AZ 86401, or to the charity of your choice.