It is not yet known if Arnold was Beatrice's maiden name or the name of a previous husband. However, she had a son Denzil Arnold who was born around 1923.
Beatrice was the second wife of Emery Ellers. However, the date and location of their marriage is unknown. Emery and Bea had 4 daughters. The first, Pattie Sue, died on 10/10/1936 of asphyxiation, caused by a bone lodged in her trachea. They had three more daughters - Janice, Adalene and Doris Nell.