|James "Jimmy" Arnold|
|Birth: ||May 30, 1925|
|Death: ||Feb. 22, 2014|
UNION FURNACE: James C. Arnold, 88, of Union Furnace, Ohio, formerly of Nelsonville, Ohio, passed away February 22, 2014, at his residence.
James was born May 30, 1925, in Carbondale, Ohio, to James W. and Maybelle Arnold.
He graduated from Tri-County Technical Institute in 1971, now known as Hocking College, was a United Seates Navy Veteran, served in the South Pacific during World War II, was in nine major campaigns, including Iwo Jima, retired from Ohio University as a custodian, was a member of Faith Journey Ministries in Union Furnace, and a member of the American Legion in Murray City, Ohio.
Surviving are his daughter, Rosemary (Phillip) Stevens of Uion Furnace; grandsons, Jeremy Stevens of Union Furnace and Adam (Lisa) Stevens of Union Furnace; and great-granddaughters, Tiffani and Tatlor Stevens of Union Furnace.
James was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Mamie Arnold, who passed away in 1988; infant son, James Eugene in 1954; brothers, Roy, Pearl,Bill, and Cepphas Arnold; and sisters, Cecilia Arnold, Hazel Dodd, Nora Johnston, Ruth Arnold and Milded Andrews.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at the Asbury Cemetery with the Rev. Ernie Perkins and Phillip Stevens officiating.
A military graveside service will be conducted by the Hocking County Honor Guard.
A celebration of life will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Faith Journey Ministries in Union Furnace.
Arrangements are by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan.
Originally published in the Logan Daily News Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Henderson
Record added: Feb 23, 2014
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