ARNOLD, Jerry B., 82, formerly of South Zane Highway, Martins Ferry, OH, died Sunday, January 5, 2014.
He was born in Fairview, OH on September 6, 1931, a son of the late Ray B. and Elsie F. (Baker) Arnold.
He was a retired employee of the former International Harvester of Shadyside, OH. He was a 32 Degree Mason; Member of the Scottish Rite of Steubenville and a member of the Kirkwood Lodge 0446 F & AM of Hendrysburg, OH, member of the American Legion Post 38 of Martins Ferry. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty and Peggie Arnold and two brothers, Billy and Paul R. Arnold.
In addition to his wife, Vivian (Stevens) Arnold, he is survived by daughter, Susan D. Arnold-Pack, Martins Ferry, OH; granddaughter, Andrea M. Pack, Wheeling, WV; brother, Jimmie B. (Norma) Arnold, Hopedale, OH; sister-in-law, Wanda Arnold, Magnolia, OH; several nieces and nephews.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Keller Funeral Home, 615 Hanover St., Martins Ferry where friends will be received Wednesday January 8, 2014 from 2 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. with Pastor Bob Merritt officiating.
Interment private at convenience of the family in Fairview Cemetery Fairview, OH.
The Bel. Co. Council of the American Legion will give military honors Wednesday at the funeral home at 3 p.m. followed by masonic services at 5 p.m. by the Kirkwood Lodge 0446 F & AM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Kirkwood Lodge 0446 F& AM, Henrysburg, OH.
Condolences to the family may be made by signing the guest book online at www.kellerfuneralhome.com.