LUMBERTON — Milton Eugene Arnold, 84, of Lumberton, passed away on Aug. 25, 2013, at Southeastern Regional Medical Center.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Biggs Funeral Home Chapel. He will be laid to rest in Lumbee Memorial Gardens with the rendering of full military honors.
He was born on Feb. 26, 1929, in Newport, Pa. to the late William and Elizabeth Klinger Arnold.
Arnold retired from the U.S. Army as a CW3. He was also a 32nd degree mason.
Leaving to cherish his memories are his wife, Frances of Lumberton; a daughter, Dianne Rhines of Thomasville; his sons, Ronnie, Edward, and Hans, all of Fayetteville, and Donald of Florida; mother of his children, Marianne Arnold; his stepdaughter, Anita Jones of Lumberton; a stepson, Anthony Locklear of Lumberton; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; his brothers, Larry of California, Harold and James, both of Newport, Pa., and John of New Bloomfield, Pa.; and his sisters, Margaret Morrison of New Bloomfiled, Pa., and Mary Stover of Landisburg, Pa.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Biggs Funeral Home.