J.V. Arnold

Monday, January 25, 2010

J.V. Arnold, 74, died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Davis-Miller Funeral Home in Lincoln. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery near Warsaw. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Born on June 4, 1935, near Warsaw, he was the son of Virgil and Gertrude Winterbower Arnold. On Nov. 8, 1958, he married Betty Ann Hutcheson, who survives of the home. They made their home near Ionia, moving to Marshall in 1960, where he was employed as a farm hand for several different farmers in Saline County. He retired in 2007.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Edna Simmons of Marshall and Marie Colwell of Moberly; one son, Ray Arnold of Marshall; one sister, Dorothy Kurth of Carrollton; a twin brother, D.D. Arnold of Marshall; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one son, Eddie Arnold; one brother, Lewis Arnold; and one sister, Mattie.