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Charles Richard "Richard" Arehart, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1937
Seneca
Newton County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 2012
Joplin
Newton County
Missouri, USA


Charles Richard Arehart Sr.
(07 October 1937 - 24 August 2012)

GALENA, KANSAS: Charles Richard Arehart Sr., age 74, passed away at 5:24 pm, Friday, August 24, 2012 at Freeman West Hospital Joplin, Missouri.

Richard was born October 7, 1937 in Seneca, MO. His parents were Roy and Susie (McGehee) Arehart.

He had lived in Galena since 1972.

He was a Licensed Practical Nurse, working in area hospitals retiring in 1993.

He had also worked at the Galena Genealogy Library, and as a school crossing guard in Galena.

He was a member of the Galena Assembly of God church. He sung in the church choir and also sung for the residents of Seneca House, Seneca, MO.

He had also volunteered for the blood mobile, he had also been an adult sponsor for man Galena High School band trips.

He enjoyed gardening and making floral arrangements.

Richard was married to Marie Watson on September 21, 1958. She survives.

Additional survivors include two sons, Rick Arehart and Gene (and Kari) Arehart, both of Joplin, MO; two daughters, Angela Griffin, Joplin, MO and Teresa Cooper, Galena, KS; one brother, Earl Dean Arehart, Tulsa, KS; 12 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren.

The body was taken for cremation under the care of Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena, KS.

The family will conduct a memorial service at 10:00 am, Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at the Galena, Assembly of God church, Galena, KS.

www.derfeltfuneralhomes.com
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Charles "Richard" Arehart Sr.

GALENA, KS Loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, Richard Arehart Sr., went to be with his Lord and Savior on Aug. 24, 2012.

Born Oct.7, 1937, he was the son of the late Roy Eugene Arehart and Susie Elmira McGehee.

He married Marie Watson on Sept. 21, 1958.

Richard spent many of his days singing praises to God with his lovely voice. He was an LPN, crossing guard for the Galena School District and volunteer for the Galena Genealogical Society. He loved to sing and make music with friends and family. He especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Richard is survived by his loving wife of almost 54 years, Marie Arehart.

He is also survived by his brother, Earl Arehart, of Owasso, Okla.; daughter, Angela Griffin, of Joplin; son, Rick Arehart, of Joplin; son, Gene Arehart and wife, Kari, of Joplin; and daughter, Teresa Cooper, of Galena. Richard was loved dearly by his grandchildren, Chris Griffin and wife, Heidi, Sydney Pirtle and husband, Chris, Amber Comer and husband, Jonathan, Ashley Porter, Mitchell Arehart, Spencer Arehart, Bradley Cooper, Blake Arehart, Evan Arehart, Ava Arehart, Genevieve Arehart, and Maggie Arehart. His great-grandchildren were Logan, Tyler and Liam Griffin, Lizzy "EM" Comer, Brian Arehart, Anthony and Ein King and Elijah Adams.

A memorial service and celebration of life for Richard will take place at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 29, at Galena First Assembly of God. www.derfeltfuneralhomes.com

The Joplin Globe
Tuesday, August 28, 2012

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United States Census, 1940

Name: Charles R Arehart
Titles & Terms:
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Seneca Township, Newton, Newton, Missouri, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 2
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Race (Standardized): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Standardized): Son
Birthplace: Missouri
Estimated Birth Year: 1938
Residence in 1935:

Enumeration District Number: 73-23
Family Number: 24
Sheet Number and Letter: 2A
Line Number: 36
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 2133
Digital Folder Number: 005460068
Image Number: 00626

Household Gender Age Birthplace

34. Head Susie Arehart F 34 1906 Divorced Missouri; Residence in 1935: Same Place
35. Son Earl Dean Arehart M 6 1934 Missouri
36. Son Charles R Arehart M 2 1938 Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K77F-R8L : accessed 26 Aug 2012), Charles R Arehart in household of Susie Arehart, Seneca Township, Newton, Newton, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 73-23, sheet 2A, family 24, NARA digital publication T627, roll 2133.

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United States Census, 1910

Name: Susie E Mcgehee
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Residence: Seneca, Newton, Missouri
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Female
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Arkansas

Family Number: 267
Page Number: 11

Household Gender Age Birthplace

SELF John W Mcgehee M 40y 1870 Missouri; Father's Birthplace: Tennessee; Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
WIFE Margarett A Mcgehee F 37y 1873 Arkansas; Parent's Birthplace: Alabama
SON Ira E Mcgehee M 18y 1892 Arkansas
DAU Lilla M Mcgehee F 13y 1897 Arkansas
SON James W Mcgehee M 8y 1902 Arkansas
DAU Susie E Mcgehee F 5y 1905 Missouri
SON Robert M Mcgehee M 0y 1910 Missouri
Brother-in-law David P Riggs M 40y 1870 Widowed Arkansas; Parent's Birthplace: Alabama
Niece Elzada Riggs F 12y 1898 Arkansas; Parent's Birthplace: Arkansas
Niece Louades Riggs F 10y 1900 Arkansas

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M2BN-74Y : accessed 26 Aug 2012), Susie E Mcgehee in household of John W Mcgehee, Seneca, Newton, Missouri; citing sheet 11B, family 267, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374815.

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United States Census, 1920

Name: Susie E Mcgehee
Residence: , Newton, Missouri
Estimated Birth Year: 1905
Age: 15
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:

Film Number: 1820937
Digital Folder Number: 4313205
Image Number: 00961
Sheet Number: 5

Household Gender Age Birthplace

SELF John W Mcgehee M 50y 1870 Missouri
WIFE Marget A Mcgehee F 47y 1873 Arkansas
SON James W Mcgehee M 18y 1902 Arkansas
DAU Susie E Mcgehee F 15y 1905 Missouri
SON Robert M Mcgehee M 10y 1910 Missouri
DAU Dorothy M Mcgehee F 5y 1915 Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8CD-GCX : accessed 26 Aug 2012), Susie E Mcgehee in household of John W Mcgehee, , Newton, Missouri; citing enumeration district (ED) , sheet 5A, family 99, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820937.

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United States Census, 1930

Name: Susie Mc Gehee
Event: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Seneca, Newton, Missouri
Gender: Female
Age: 23
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Birthplace: Missouri
Estimated Birth Year: 1907
Immigration Year:
Relationship to Head of Household: Sister
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Alabama

Enumeration District Number: 0021
Family Number: 102
Sheet Number and Letter: 5A
Line Number: 41
NARA Publication: T626, roll 1214
Film Number: 2340949
Digital Folder Number: 4660806
Image Number: 01028

Household Gender Age Birthplace

39. Head Wiley J Mc Gehee M 28 1902 Arkansas; Father's Birthplace: Missouri; Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
40. Mother Margaret A Mc Gehee F 56 1874 Widowed; Alabama; Parent's Birthplace: United States
41. Sister Susie Mc Gehee F 23 1907 Missouri; Father's Birthplace: Missouri; Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
Brother Robert Mc Gehee M 20 1910 Missouri
Sister Dorothy Mc Gehee F 16 1914 Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHNH-BPB : accessed 26 Aug 2012), Susie Mc Gehee in household of Wiley J Mc Gehee, Seneca, Newton, Missouri; citing enumeration district (ED) 0021, sheet 5A, family 102, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 1214.

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United States Census, 1940

Name: Margaret A Mcgehee
Titles & Terms:
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Seneca, Seneca Township, Newton, Missouri, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 66
Marital Status: Widowed
Race (Original): White
Race (Standardized): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Mother
Relationship to Head of Household (Standardized): Mother
Birthplace: Arkansas
Estimated Birth Year: 1874
Residence in 1935: Same Place

Enumeration District Number: 73-22
Family Number: 99
Sheet Number and Letter: 5A
Line Number: 6
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 2133
Digital Folder Number: 005460068
Image Number: 00604

Household Gender Age Birthplace

4. Head Wiles Mcgehee M 38 1902 Arkansas; Residence in 1935: Same Place
5. Wife Myrtle I Mcgehee F 21 1919 Oklahom; Residence in 1935: Rural, Oklahoma
6. Mother Margaret A Mcgehee F 66 1874 Widowed Arkansas
7. Brother Robert M Mcgehee M 30 1910 Single Missouri

Source Citation

"United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K77F-5WV : accessed 26 Aug 2012), Margaret A Mcgehee in household of Wiles Mcgehee, Seneca, Seneca Township, Newton, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 73-22, sheet 5A, family 99, NARA digital publication T627, roll 2133.

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Roy Eugene Arehart (1907 - 1943)
  Susie Elmira McGehee Arehart (1905 - 1966)
 
 Sibling:
  Charles Richard Arehart (1937 - 2012)
  Roy Deneen Arehart (1939 - 1940)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Orlena
Record added: Aug 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95951956
 

 
 
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