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 Arnold R. Royse, Jr

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Arnold R. Royse, Jr

  • Birth 19 Apr 1922 Fleming County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 2 May 2007 Fleming County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Flemingsburg, Fleming County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 104098967

The Ledger Independent
Maysville, Kentucky
3 May 2007


FLEMINGSBURG - Arnold R. Royse Jr., age 85, of Secret Crossing, Flemingsburg, passed away Wednesday at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

Mr. Rouse was born in Fleming County on April 19, 1922, His parents were the late Arnold R. Sr. and Anna Long Royse.

Mr. Rouse was the first Honda Motorcycle dealer in the state of Kentucky; was employed by the telephone company and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was in numerous campaigns during the war and was the sole surviving member of his company during the Omaha Beach landing. He was a member of the Bluebank Christian Church and an elder for more than 30 years.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Adele Creamer Royse of Flemingsburg; two daughters, Sharon (Edward) Ratcliff of Cynthiana, and Ramona (Linton) Parker of Flemingsburg; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Estill Royse; and three sisters, Katherine Tucker, Mildred Schwartz and Dewey Wagner.

Services willl be 1 p.m., Saturday at the Boone-Nickell Funeral Home with Rev. Jesse Hickerson Jr. officiating.

Burial will be in the Fleming County Cemetery with military rites conducted by the American Legion Post and the VFW Post of Flemingsburg.

Visitation is after 11 a.m., Saturday at the funeral home.


Family Members


CPL US Army World War-II





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  • Added: 24 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 104098967
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arnold R. Royse, Jr (19 Apr 1922–2 May 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104098967, citing Fleming County Cemetery, Flemingsburg, Fleming County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Daniel Wyatt (contributor 47241302) .