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Luther Kelly Arnold, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1924
Oak Grove
West Carroll Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 2013
Fannin County
Texas, USA

THE PARIS NEWS, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2013, PAGE A5 - Luther Kelly Arnold Sr., 89 of Chicota, went to be with his Savior on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, in Clyde Cosper V.A. Home in Bonham. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 25, in the Chicota Baptist Church. Interment will be in the Forest Chapel Cemetery. Services are under the direction of the Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home.

Luther was born on Oct. 30, 1924, in Oak Grove, La., a son of James Homer Arnold Sr. and Sudie Elvina Yates Arnold. He worked in the oil field. During World War II, Luther proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He married Barbara Sims in 1948 in Paris.

Luther was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Kevin Lee Preston Jr.; brothers, Hiram Andrew Arnold, James Homer Arnold Jr.; and sister, Mary Mariche.

Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Barbara Dale Sims Arnold; children, Mary and Mark Johnson, Verna and Kevin Preston, and Luther Kelly Jr. and Belinda Arnold; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. 
Family links: 
  James Homer Arnold (1878 - 1973)
  Sudie Everlean Yates Arnold (1884 - 1972)
  Barbara Dale Sims Arnold (1931 - 2015)
  Barbara Dale Sims Arnold (1931 - 2015)*
  Clarence S Jones (1904 - 1953)**
  Gracie Lee Jones Joiner (1908 - 1958)**
  Annie Jones Shows (1914 - 1999)**
  Mary Aliene Arnold Mariche (1921 - 2012)*
  James Homer Arnold (1923 - 2007)*
  Luther Kelly Arnold (1924 - 2013)
  Hiram Andrew Arnold (1926 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Chapel Cemetery
Forest Chapel
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Created by: Crackers
Record added: Nov 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 120751837
Luther Kelly Arnold, Sr
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 Added: Nov. 24, 2013

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