09/24/10 — ISHMAEL ARNOLD, JR.

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Jan. 8, 1933-Sept. 22, 2010

Ishmael Arnold Jr., 77, died Wednesday evening at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Born in Gilmer, Texas, he was the son the late Ishmael Worth Arnold Sr. of Gilmer, Texas, and the late Flossie Hill Russell of Liberty, Texas.

He was retired with the United States Air Force and General Electric.

Graveside services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Wayne Memorial Park with full military honors.

Mr. Arnold is survived by his wife, Carol Joan Lewis Arnold; his daughter and son-in-law, Carol Lyn and Russell Miller of Goldsboro; his brother, Charles Jimmy Arnold of Gilmer, Texas; his half-brother, John Russell of Liberty, Texas; his granddaughter, Amanda Faith Hagler and her husband, Chris, of Statesville, N.C.; and three great-grandchildren, Dylan, Carson and Willow.

The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home in Goldsboro, and at other times at the home.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the family, and online condolences may be directed to www.shumate-faulk.com.


Published in Obituaries on September 24, 2010 1:48 PM