John Kuykendall 71, born in Arkansas on August 30, 1942, passed July 29, 2014 in Tucson, AZ. Preceded in death by parents, Earl and Eunice Kuykendall and son, Cameron Ardrey. Survived by his wife, Maria Kuykendall; daughter, Teresa Ardrey (Eric Fisher); son, John Kuykendall (Kimberly); daughter-in-law, Debbie Ardrey; stepson, Fred Romero; brother, Joe Kuykendall (Joyce); sister, Earlene Gibson (Bill); four grandchildren and two dogs. John served in the Army and retired from Phelps Dodge mine where he was a heavy equipment operator. John enjoyed fishing, camping, gold prospecting and woodworking. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Arrangements by FUNERARIA DEL ANGEL SOUTH LAWN.
Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Aug. 13, 2014