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Willie Benagie Arnold
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Birth: May 5, 1900
Ware County
Georgia, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1980
Ware County
Georgia, USA

Son of William Monroe Arnold and Beady Cornelia Harrell; husband of Elsie Thompson; father of McCoy Gordan Arnold and Jesse Demory Arnold.

Published: Waycross Journal-Herald (GA) - Thursday, August 21, 1980, page 14.

Willie Benagie Arnold, 80, died yesterday at Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness.

He was a native and lifelong resident of Mount Green. He was the son of the late William Monroe Arnold and Beady Cornelia Harrell Arnold.

He was a retired farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Elsie Thompson Arnold, Waycross; two sons, McCoy Arnold, Manchester, and Jessie Arnold, Lewis, Ind.; one step-son Robert Moye, Tampa, Fla.; six sisters, Mrs. Ira Mercer, Mrs. Ettie Kight, and Mrs. Essie Smith, all of Waycross, Mrs. Evie Crew and Mrs. Eurice Riley, both of Cleveland, Tenn., and Mrs. Gertrude Holsenbeck, St. Marys; two brothers, Hoke Arnold, Argyle, and Jerome Arnold, Hilliard, Fla.; several grandchildren and great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral will be tomorrow at 2 p.m. in the Mincy-Fulford chapel. Burial will be in Hargraves Cemetery.

Mincy-Fulford Funeral Home is in charge.

Georgia Death Index:
Name: Willie B Arnold
Death Date: 20 Aug 1980
County of Death: Ware
Gender: M Race: W
Age: 80 years
County of Residence: Ware
Certificate: 030737
Family links: 
  William Monroe Arnold (1860 - 1940)
  Beady Harrell Arnold (1875 - 1959)
  Ira Arnold Mercer (1894 - 1982)*
  Henrietta Arnold Ryan-Kight (1896 - 1983)*
  Rena Maude Arnold Dukes (1898 - 1975)*
  Willie Benagie Arnold (1900 - 1980)
  Essie E Hurst (1905 - 1989)*
  Evie A. Crews (1906 - 1986)*
  Eunice W. Riley (1908 - 1990)*
  John Vernon Arnold (1910 - 1994)*
  Jerome Arnold (1913 - 1988)*
  Hugh Dorsey Arnold (1915 - 1980)*
  Beadie Gertrude Arnold Holsenbeck (1918 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
W. B. Arnold
May 5, 1880
Aug. 20, 1980
Note: Surveyed 2002-2004 by Betty Hargraves Miakinkoff; 2011 by Jerry Van Herrin.
Hargraves Chapel Cemetery
Ware County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Miss Charlie
Record added: Jun 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27387826
Willie Benagie Arnold
Added by: Jerry Van Herrin
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Uncle Will you were a credit to your generation. I remember you as a hardworking man who was a gifted farmer and one who had a quick smile and loved to tease, love never dies, RIP.
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
I was just passing by and wanted to leave a family tribute.
- David C. Dyess
 Added: Nov. 12, 2012

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