PHOENIX: (602) 906-9600 | PEORIA: (623) 486-1955

Date of Birth: November 28, 1947

Date of Death: September 09, 2021

Arlice Lee Kuykendall, born in Bastrop, LA, died peacefully Monday, September 9, 2021. He served in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War from 1966-1974 when he was honorably discharged to raise his only child. Arlie, as he preferred to be called, is survived by his daughter Merrie Cappetta (Glenn), brother Mike Kuykendall (Carolyn), sister Donna Stebbins (Rick), sister Sandra Sharp, and his nieces and nephews, Deanna Kuykendall, Lynn Elliott-Stebbins Green, Jena Kuykendall, Freddie Sharp, BJ Sharp, Melissa Stebbins-Winnie, Jenny Stebbins-Van Allen, and several Grand Nieces and Nephews. Arlie enjoyed dancing, music, doing jigsaw puzzles, and playing computer games.

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The family will be holding a celebration of life in Little Rock, AR early next summer.


In lieu of flowers, please send a donation in his honor to either the Phoenix Veteran's Association or Air Force Aid Socities via