|Birth: ||Aug. 24, 1935|
|Death: ||Sep. 16, 2012|
Donald Eugene Arthur, 77, of Ironton, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012 at his residence. The Coal Grove, Ohio native was born August 24, 1935, the son of the late James and Bernice Legg Arthur.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Nell Rose Haas Arthur, whom he married January 11, 1958.
Mr. Arthur attended Coal Grove High School and was a former employee for Allied Chemical and Wilson's Sporting Goods. He attended the Community Tabernacle in Coal Grove, Ohio, and was a member of the Pepsi Cola Bowling League. He enjoyed every kind of sport, fishing, and spending time with the family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by
3 brothers, George Anderson, Charlie Arthur, and Raymond Arthur;
2 sisters: Ernestine Hunley and Leona Gilliland.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by
4 nieces, Geraldine Reed of Huntington, WV, Carol Hunley of Coal Grove, Jan Lievee of Ironton, Mary Hitchcock of Coal Grove;
2 nephews, Paul David Rase and his wife, Beth Rase of Ironton and Patrick Dean Rase and his wife, Jennifer Rase of Georgetown, KY;
4 sisters-in-law, Pat Arthur of Coal Grove, Wilma Jean Rase and her husband, Patrick Henry Rase of Ironton and Norma Duty and her husband Harold Duty of Pine Grove, Ruth Haas of Brazil, IN;
4 great nieces, Erica Blankenship of Charleston, SC, Marlee Slack of Chesapeake, OH, Karlie Rase, Kaylie Rase both of Ironton;
great nephews, Jonathan Rase and Nathaniel Rase both of Georgetown, KY.
Funeral service at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 South Seventh Street, Ironton, Ohio with Pastor Dean Rase officiating. Burial in Highland Memorial Gardens.
Highland Memorial Gardens
Created by: Bernice
Record added: Sep 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97277923