April 27, 1960 – Jan. 23, 2021

Funeral services for Mr. Robert Terrell Arnold, 60, were held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Smithdale with the Rev. Marvin Howard officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Visitation was held from 9 a.m., until the time of service on Tuesday, Jan. 26.

Mr. Arnold passed from this life on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, at his residence with his loving family by his side.

He was born to Robert Terrell Arnold Sr. and Lois Ann “Loe” Mosher Arnold on April 27, 1960, in Chicago, Ill.

He enjoyed riding horses, hunting and spending time with his family.

He was a loving husband, wonderful dad and PawPaw and a great friend.

Preceding him in death were his parents; and his step-son, Shane Roshto.

Survivors include his wife of 13 years, Nancy Denise Jones Arnold; his daughter, Andrea Blalock and husband, Tyler, of Meadville; his step-daughter, Diana Sonnier Evans and husband, Evan, of Greensburg, La.; his seven grandchildren, Aynslee McGraw, Annabeth Blalock, Arabella Blalock, Joseph Blalock, Jayce Evans, Wyatt Evans and Blaine Roshto; his two sisters; and a host of family and friends.

Pallbearers were Jayce Evans, Joseph Blalock, Wyatt Evans, Ed Evans, Alan Hartness and David McKenzie.

Honorary pallbearers were Ralph Case, Adam Case, Tyler Harper, Russell Fertitta, Dan Ball and Vic Candiotto.

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Franklin Funeral Home of Meadville was in charge of arrangements.

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