Arturo Gonzalez Garcia

Monday, December 30, 2013

Arturo Gonzalez Garcia, 20, of Manila, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, from injuries received in an auto accident near Manila. Born Oct. 20, 1993, in Blytheville, he was a lifelong Manila resident and a 2012 graduate of Manila High School where he played football and baseball. He was currently a student in the aviation maintenance program at Arkansas Northeastern College in Blytheville and was a member of the 7th Day Adventist Church in Jonesboro.

He is survived by his parents, Jose' Luis Gonzalez and Victoria Gonzalez Garcia of Manila; one brother, Jose' Luis Gonzalez, Jr. of Manila; one sister, Tanya Ivonne Gonzalez of Manila.

He also leaves his grandparents, Jesus Garcia and Enriqueta Juarez of Lepanto.

Funeral service was 11 a.m. Monday in the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Randy Day officiating. Burial followed in Manila Cemetery.

The family received visitors from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

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