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Kirke James Purvis

Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Death 12 Jun 2002 (aged 72)
Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA
Burial Cremated, Other, Specifically: Unknown
Memorial ID 104619144 · View Source
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Former Alaskan Kirke James Purvis, 72, died of lung cancer June 12, 2002, in Tucson, Arizona.

Mr Purvis was born October 29, 1929 in Phoenix. To Kirke Dallas Purvis and Edith Jewel Jackson.

He worked as a Real Estate Apppraiser in Southern Arizonia and Anchorage, Alaska.

He lived in Anchorage, Alaska from the mid 70s to 1990.

He was an outdoor enthusiast and enjoyed hunting and fishing with family members and friends.
"We will miss his great sense of humor and 'tall tales'" his family wrote.

Mr. Purvis is survived by his five children and their spouses; Debbie and Bruce Johnson, Pattie and David Bradley, Kirke Jr and Margaret, Jim and Michele, and Joe and Tangie; and 11 grandchildren.

Arrangements were by Adair Funeral Home in Tucson.

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