Hubert "Dave" David Arrington, 87, of Ormond Beach, FL from 1998 and formerly of Colonial Beach, VA from 1986 and previously a 28-year resident of Hanover, died October 22 in Daytona Beach.
Born February 3, 1925 in Rocky Mount, VA, Dave was a World War II
, United States Marine Corps
Veteran who proudly served in
the Pacific Region, was honorably discharged in 1947, returned to service in Nagasaki, Japan and honorably discharged in 1953. He was a guard at Dahlgren Testing in Dahlgren, VA, then drove a new car carrier for 34 years.
He was preceded in death by his six brothers and three sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Pearl, (Rowley); two sons, Tim Arrington of Ormond Beach and David Arrington, Sr. of Deale; three daughters, Sharon Fox of Collierville, Tennessee, Sandy Grabowski (Dave) of Elkridge, and Donna Isom (Stu) of Ormond Beach; ten grandchildren, Chrissy Whipps, John Baker, III, Ariel Keen, Jessica Isom, David Arrington, Jr., Andy Isom, Matt Baker, Landon Fox, Allison Isom, Kristy Arrington; and six great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Smith, Corbin Lowry-Baker, Tanner Keen, Ethan Baker, Tori Arrington and Ainsley Keen.
A service will be held 1 p.m., November 9 at Meadowridge Memorial Park, 7250 Washington Blvd., Elkridge. A family gathering will be held after at VFW
Post 8097,7298 Montevideo Road, Jessup.