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R. Tyler Tarvin

SHERMAN, IL - R. Tyler Tarvin, 48, died at 6:15 p.m., Sunday, August 17, 2014, at his home. He was born on Feb. 4, 1966, in Annapolis, Md., to Raymond T. and Carol Woolary Tarvin. He was preceded in death by his dad and his much loved step-father, James T. Goodsell.

Surviving are his mother, Carol Goodsell of Sherman; a sister, Cynthia Frasor-Harper of Hoisington, Kan.; two brothers, Roderick L. Tarvin of Lake Forest, Calif., and Ronald M. Tarvin of Menefee, Calif.; two nephews, Justin C. Frasor of Poway, Calif., and Matthew J. Frasor of Durant, Okla.; one niece, Kimberly K. Harper of Kansas; one grandniece; three grandnephews; aunt, Paula Washburn of Springfield; two uncles, Don Sheppard of Andrew and Bill Tarvin of California; great-uncle, Russ Harris of Florida; and a host of friends from the East to West Coast.

Tyler was raised and schooled in Orange County, Calif. He has lived in Sherman for 15 years. He has worked at Fritz's for many years and has also worked as a cosmetologist in both California and Illinois.

Although Tyler requested no funeral service, his friends are planning a celebration of life. Date and location will be announced later. Cremation has been chosen and his final resting place will be in California at a later date.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Tyler Tarvin Memorial Fund.

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Published in The State Journal-Register from Aug. 20 to Aug. 21, 2014
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