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Thomas Keith Sockwell, age 87, a 32-year resident of Bullhead City, Arizona passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2020. He was born on February 19, 1933 in Mountain Park, Oklahoma.
Tom was in the U.S. Army from 1954 to 1956. He was a project manager for Hughes Aircraft. In Bullhead City he was a member of the Kiwanis Club, an avid fisherman and loved traveling. Tom was the Mohave County District 2 Supervisor from 2000 to 2012.
Tom is survived by his wife, Sandra G. Sockwell of Bullhead City, Arizona; two daughters, Cinda Lou (Mike) Harms and Kathy Lynn Showalter; son, Kendall Wayne Sockwell; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral home arrangements are under the care of Desert Lawn Funeral Home, Bullhead City, Arizona.

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Published in Mohave Daily News Online from Sep. 9 to Sep. 20, 2020.
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September 16, 2020
Sandy, I’m so sorry to hear of Tom’s passing. It was always a pleasure working with Tom when he was a county supervisor, and getting to know both of you. May all your wonderful memories carry you through this very difficult time. My sincere condolences, Romey
September 15, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. He was truly a fine gentleman and will truly be missed by his family and many friends.
Cathy & Corky Cornell
September 13, 2020
Sandy, no words can express the sorrow I feel when reading about Tom's passing. Also, no words can express what a wonderful, caring, extraordinary person he was in this life and will be in the next life. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you carry on with Tom in your mind and heart always. I am forever grateful for being friends with both of you. May God bless you and your family and carry you in the palm of His hand. Sharon Howard
Sharon Howard
September 13, 2020
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