newsMohave County Assessor Ron Nicholson has died. County officials said Nicholson had been dealing with undisclosed health issues in recent weeks.

Board of Supervisors Chairman Jean Bishop said family members were present when Nicholson died Sunday morning in Henderson, Nevada. Chief deputy Ken Fielder was oversee the Assessor’s office at least temporarily.

Prospective assessor’s candidates include Nancy Esquibel of Kingman, Jeanne Kentch of Lake Havasu City and Steve Robinson of Golden Valley.