Obituaries for April 13, 2012

Friday, April 13, 2012

Georgia Leon Arnold, 96, of Newbern, died on Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Gibson County General Hospital in Trenton.

Born Thursday, July 22, 1915 in Dyer County. She was the wife of the late John H. Arnold. Mrs. Arnold was a homemaker, employee of the Newbern Dairy Creme and Member of the Newbern First Christian Church but attended the Newbern First Baptist Church.

Graveside services will be 2:00 PM on Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Fairview Cemetery in Newbern. Officiating this service will be Rev. Johnny Arnold and Rev. Kenneth Arnold. Visitation will be Friday, April 13, 2012 at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home

Mrs. Arnold is survived by four sons, the Rev. Johnny Arnold and wife Carolyn Phillips Arnold of DeFuniak Springs, Fla., Jerry Arnold and wife Joyce Arnold of Farmington Hills, Mich., Kenneth Arnold and wife Ann Woods Arnold of Cosby, Tenn. and Larry Arnold of Mason Hall, Tenn.; two daughters, Clara June Crenshaw and husband Irvin E. of Churchton Community, Tenn. and Reba Gail Glidewell and husband David of Yorkville, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marion and Ida Keene Hall; one brother, Fleetwood Hall; and two sisters, Viola Hall and Clara E. Dunivant.

Pallbearers will be Kevin Yochum, Ethan Yochum, Kevin Crenshaw, Adam Arnold, Tim Hall and Carey Hall.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Georgia Leon Arnold.