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Beatrice “Ma Bea” White Arnold

Pulaski County, Virginia, USA
Death 17 Feb 1999 (aged 68)
Blacksburg, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Burial Max Meadows, Wythe County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 108588505 · View Source
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PULASKI — Beatrice (Ma Bea) Arnold, 68, of 1615 Case Knife Road, Pulaski, died Wednesday morning, Feb. 17, 1999, in the Montgomery Regional Hospital, Blacksburg.

She was born in Pulaski County on Dec. 19, 1930, and was the daughter of the late Frank White and Georgia Pagans White.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ell Roy Arnold and by one sister, Daphine Coffey.

She was a member of the Midway Church of God of Prophecy, Pulaski.

Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law, Betsy and Bobby Atkins of Pulaski, Tammy and Buck Kress of Pulaski; sisters and brothers-in-law, Beaulah Litz of Wytheville, Marie and Marvin Hurst of Maryland, and Jo Ann and Travis Akers of Pulaski; brothers and sisters in-law, Ralph and Audrey White of Pulaski, Johnny and Marlene White of Pulaski, Frank and Peggy White of Pulaski, Sterlin and Vida White of Ohio; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Paul and Doris Mines of Max Meadows, Billy G. Arnold, Sr. of Max Meadows, Cecil Arnold of Max Meadows, Elmer J. and Lois Arnold of Pulaski; four grandchildren, Gena Rorrer, Wendi Rorrer, Ashley Kress and Whitney Kress, all of Pulaski; and one great-grandchild, Chandler Rorrer of Pulaski.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a m. from the Midway Church of God of Prophecy, Pulaski with the Rev. Lawrence Mooney, the Rev. Randall Lawrence and the Rev. Clayton Sweet officiating. Burial will follow in the Jones Cemetery, Gunton Park, Wythe County. The family will receive friends Friday evening at the Church from 7 until 9 p.m.

SPECIAL NOTE: Heaven rejoicing since Jesus called our walking angel home, to take her where the good Lord felt she belonged. She was faithful and loyal to the Lord, and she will never know how many lives she had touched with her love and gentleness. Words could not begin to describe how special and loved she was. We will miss her very much, and hope to meet her again in Heaven, some day. Sadly missed and loved By the Family. Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Inc., Pulaski.


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