Arnold, A. F. – Obituary
Imnaha, Wallowa County, Oregon
A. F. Arnold was born Nov. 13, 1870, near Lexington, Ky. and passed away Oct. 30, 1946, at Joseph after a long illness.
Mr. Arnold came to Wallowa County May 8, 1893. He was in the sheep business with N.C. Longfellow a while, and later bought him out and ran sheep by himself until 1918. Since then he had lived around Joseph.
He was married to Dora Fairchild, and to this union were born six children, two of whom preceded him in death, one in infancy.
He leaves to mourn his loss his wife and four children. Georgia Katz, Gene and Jack of Joseph, and Waldo of the Hawaiian Islands, and two grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at the Imnaha school house Saturday afternoon at 2 o’clock, with Rev. Howard E. Pierce of the Joseph Church of Christ in charge. burial was in the Imnaha cemetery.
Card of Thanks
We wish to express our thanks for the kindness shown us during the illness and passing of our loved one, and we especially thank Mrs. Lucy Miller, Fern Goodenow and all our friends on Imnaha.
Mrs. A. F. Arnold
Gene and Jack Arnold
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Katz and family
Wallowa County Chieftain, Wallowa County, Oregon, Thursday November 7, 1946