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The funeral of Mr. Robert S. “Bobby” Arnold Jr. will be held on Sunday, April 24, 2022 at Bunkley Baptist Church at 2 p.m., with interment to follow in the church cemetery. Reverend Josh Scott will officiate the services, with Franklin Funeral Home making arrangements. Visitation will be held at Bunkley Baptist Church on Sunday, April 24, 2022, from 1 p.m. until service time at 2 p.m.

Bobby, as all his friends called him, passed away this life on Friday, April 22, 2022 at Southwest Regional Medical Center in McComb MS. He was born on July 19, 1954 in Meadville, MS to Mr. Robert S. Arnold Sr. and Mrs. Dorothy Mitchell Arnold.

Bobby proudly served his county in the United States Army and retired after 22 years of service. He was a member of Bunkley Baptist Church where he was a staunch supporter by his presence and involvement. He was loved by those closest to him and considered a special friend to many others.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Robert and Dorothy Arnold; son, Will Arnold and brother Ronnie Arnold.

The survivors are his wife of 28 years, Ginna Arnold and his two sisters, Joann Seale (Jimmy Rand) and Judy Wilkinson (Billy).

The pallbearers are Jimmy Rand Seale, Jamie Seale, David Edwards, Tony Smith, Harold Spring and Justin Walker.

The honorary bearers are Jimmy Dale Mitchell and Jeremy Seale.

The family requests that memorials be made in their name at: Bunkley Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 9854 Bunkley Rd SW, Meadville, MS, 39653.

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