Obituary for William Ricky Arnold

William Ricky Arnold, age 67 of Hiwassee, VA passed away Thursday, February 22, 2018 at the Carilion New River Valley Medical Center. Born December 1, 1950 in Piney, Virginia he was the son of the late William Bentley Arnold & Minnie Pauline Aker Arnold. His wife of 42 years, Alice Arnold also preceded him in death. He was retired from Electroplate-Rite with 42 years of service.

He is survived by his  


Jamie & Angela Arnold – Hiwassee

Twin Grandchildren

Kelsey & Parker Arnold


Wanda Jarrells – Hiwassee

Becky (Charles) Waller – Wythe County

Penny (Nelson) Banes – Wythe County

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Don Scott officiating.

Interment will follow at the Trail Family Cemetery, Hiwassee.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.