2009-04-23 / Obituaries


James Henry Arnold, 80, of Pine Hill died April 13, 2009 at St. Vincent Hospital in Birmingham.

He was born March 2, 1929 in Blunt County. He was a United States Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Thomasville Church of Christ. He was a logger.

Survivors include his wife, Geneva P. Arnold, Pine Hill; two sons, Kyle (Sue) Arnold, Greenville, Nathan (Michele) Arnold, Reidsville, N.C.; two daughters, Lesha A. (Bruce) Monk, Leroy, Patsy A. (Jed) Dunagan, Moreland, GA; six grandchildren, Jerod Arnold, Leslie A. Rutland, Jennifer Grace Arnold, Erica Elizabeth Monk, Tela Nicole Dunagan, Sara Cally Dunagan; seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Julie Marie Arnold.

The service was April 15 at 3 p.m. at O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with Revs. Adam Andrews and Dwight Edwards officiating. Burial was in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Pine Hill.

Memorial may be made to the American Cancer Society, Joe Lee Griffin Hope Lodge, 1104 Ireland Way, Birmingham, AL 32505.

Active pallbearers were Bruce Monk, Jed Dunagan, Clyde Ray Pearson, Mark Jordan, Randy Cline and Joe Arnold.

Honorary pallbearers were W.R. Jones, Delmer Fletcher, T.D. Cline, Van Phillips and T.J. Kirkham.


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