|Birth: ||Mar. 8, 1918|
|Death: ||Sep. 26, 2011|
Carrie Louise Brown Arnold, 93, of Powell, Pa., passed away Monday morning Sept. 26, 2011 at Memorial Hospital, Towanda, Pa.
Carrie was born in Franklindale, Pa., on March 8, 1918, a daughter of Perry Brown and Anna Julia Gross Brown. She attended school in Franklindale and later on Oct. 9, 1937 Carrie married Gerald S. Arnold. She assisted her husband in the operation of their dairy farm in Powell for many years, was a meticulous record keeper and was skilled at everything a farm wife could do. Carrie continued mowing her property until two weeks prior to her passing. Carrie and Gerald participated in many Powell gatherings over the years. During the 1950s Carrie was active in Cub Scouts and drove school bus. She also was a hair stylist for many Powell women during the 1950s and 60s. Throughout her life, Carrie maintained a great love of the outdoors, farming and caring for her animals, especially her cats. She was a member of the Powell United Methodist Church and the King's Messengers.
Surviving are her sons Frederick P. Arnold Sr. and wife Helen of Powell, Ronald R. Arnold and wife Barbara of Powell, Jack G. Arnold and wife Karen of Tucson, Ariz., Edward L. Arnold of Endwell, N.Y.; seven grandchildren Dr. Brian Arnold and wife Dr. Sarah Arnold of Turlock, Calif., Carrie E. Arnold, Zeke Arnold, Christopher Arnold and Jack P. Arnold all of Tucson, Ariz., Brett Arnold and Eve Arnold both of Endwell, N.Y.; three step-grandchildren; Jamie Ostravich, Amber Williams and Lincoln Williams; two sisters Margaret Alexander of Mountain Lake, Pa., Almeda Clark and husband Budd Clark of Wysox, Pa.; several nieces, nephews and cousins; her house cat, "Blackberry," and numerous farm cats.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Gerald S. Arnold on Jan. 29, 1986; granddaughter Linda Frances Arnold; grandson Frederick P. Arnold Jr.; and sisters Bertha Jones, Florence LeBlanc, Alice Brown and Emily Lucina Haverly.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 30, 2011 at the Maryott-Bowen Funeral Home, 217 York Ave., Towanda, Pa. Interment will follow in the Powell Cemetery, Powell, Pa.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.
The family suggests that contributions may be directed to the Powell United Methodist Church in care of Todd Bacon, 8200 Burlington Turnpike, Towanda, PA 18848; or to the Bradford County Humane Society, P.O. Box 179 Ulster, PA 18850; or to the Monroeton Public Library, P.O. Box 145, Monroeton, PA 18832 in Carrie L. Arnold's memory.
Published in Daily Review from September 27 to September 28, 2011
Gerald S Arnold (1915 - 1986)*
Created by: LDR
Record added: Sep 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77230637