Billie S. Arnold

Billie S. Arnold
peacefully departed this earth to enter into Heaven on Aug. 21, 2013 at Astoria Skilled Nursing Home. She was born in Wingate, N.C. to the late Nelson and Jocelyn Barrino on Oct. 27, 1941. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her two brothers, Lemuel Barrino and Nelson Barrino Jr and one nephew, Ronald Kelly. Billie accepted Jesus Christ as he Savior during her early years. She was a long time member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Waynesburg, Ohio and later became a faithful member of Deliverance Christian Ministries of Canton for many years until her illness progressed. She was a graduate of Sandy Valley High School and a retiree of the Timken Company. She treasured her grandchildren above all else and was an amazing grandmother. Billie loved to read and she was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching basketball.
Billie is survived by her son, Greggory (Stacy) Arnold of Canton; three sisters, Mary l. Kelly, Gloria J. Jones of Canton and Caretha Barrino of Reston, Va; one brother, James (Gloria) Barrino of Canton; three granddaughters, Ashanti Mayle, Alexis Arnold and Madrica Arnold of Canton; two great-grandchildren, Jalen Mayle and Izabella Mayle of Canton; two step grandchildren, Rodney Boley and Joenis Johns of Canton; special friends, Beverly Johnson, Delores Bomar and Louie L. Hall and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews. The family wishes to express our deepest gratitude to Billie's dearest friend, Mae C. Young for her loving care and devotion during Billie's illness. We also wish to thank all the staff and hospice of Astoria Skilled Nursing Home for their care of our loved one, Billie.
Funeral service for Billie will be held Wednesday Aug. 28, 2013 at 12 noon in the Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel, 801 Pittsburg Ave. NW. Calling hours will begin at 11 a.m. one hour prior to the service. Those wishing to send their condolences or share a fond memory may sign the Reed online guest book at
Reed, 330-477-6721

Funeral Home

Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel
801 Pittsburg Ave NW North Canton, OH 44720

Published in The Repository on Aug. 25, 2013