Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Floyd Edward Arnold (May 17, 2011)

Mr. Floyd Edward Arnold age 91 of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday May 17, 2011 at 11:08 PM at Heartland of Greenville. He was born February 26, 1920 in Bellefontaine, Indiana, the son of the late John D. & Minnie A. (Huey) Arnold. He retired from Hamilton Motors where he worked as a salesman; he also worked for Sears Roebuck as a salesman. He was Technician 5th class in the United States Army serving during World War II.

He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, American Legion, V.F.W., Lifetime member of the D.A.V., Elks Lodge, & the 40 & 8 Club.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Glen, Eldon, Donald, & Forrest Arnold; sisters: Alma Teeters, Treva Hutchinson, Irene Warsler, Edith Turner Halley, & Vergie Brown.

He is survived by his wife: Marjorie Evelyn (Huffer) Arnold of Greenville whom he married December 24, 1940; daughters & sons in law: Karen & Mike Karn of Brookville, Ohio, Linda & Joe Wolford of Greenville, Ohio, Cheryl & Jim Hardeman of The Villages, Florida, Lisa & Steve Headley of Greenville, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; brother: Dorwin Arnold of New Albany, Indiana; & numerous nieces & nephews.

Services will be held on Saturday May 21, 2011 at 11:00 AM at the First Presbyterian Church 114 East Fourth Street, Greenville, Ohio with Rev. Dr. John Person officiating. Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Friday May 20, 2011 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio and 1 hour prior to services on Saturday at the church. Veteran’s services will be conducted by the Greenville Veterans Honor Guard on Friday May 20, 2011 at 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, American Lung Association, or the Salvation Army.

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