Collie Gene Arnold 1919 - 2008
Memorial services for Collie Gene Arnold, 88, De Soto, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Warren McElwain/Eudora Chapel in Eudora. Visitation will be at 2 p.m.
Mr. Arnold died April 29, 2008.
He was born May 2, 1919, in Sylmore, Ark., the eldest child of Vetus Arnold and Angeline Moody.
Mr. Arnold moved from Calico Rock, Ark., to De Soto, to work at the Sunflower Ammunition Plant as a carpenter in 1952 and retired in 1981.
Mr. Arnold is survived by his wife, Snowdean; four daughters, Debbie and husband Terry Kester of Riverside, Calif., Evelyn and husband Don Bourland of Grandbury, Texas, Pam and husband Earl Murphy of Miami, Okla., Karen and husband Robert Lasley of Lawrence;. nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by six brothers and sisters.
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