EVALENA ARNOLDSeptember 7th, 2019 | Paid Obituary
Evalena Arnold passed away Friday, September 6, 2019 at a Texarkana, Texas hospital. She was 88. Evalena was born March 9, 1931, in New Boston, Texas, to Sterling Henderson and Verdia Lou Crawford Pendley. She was a Homemaker and a member of Leary Baptist Church in Leary, Texas. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wade Arnold; and a daughter, Debbie Arnold Champion. She is survived by her son, Larry Wayne Arnold of Leary, Texas; five grandchildren, David Champion, Sean and Kierra Robinson, Rebecca Stewart, Jeff Arnold and Josh Arnold; eight great grandchildren, Paizlie Robinson, Preston Robinson, William Robinson, Nevaeh Champion, Laughton Champion, Dalton Vann, Dillon Vann and Justin Arnold; two caregiver nieces, Lenda Selph of New Boston, Texas and Marilyn Barron of Pasadena, Texas; and numerous other relatives and friends. Services will be 2:00 PM Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas with Rev. Roy Ford officiating. Interment will follow at Red Lick Cemetery in Red Lick, Texas. Online registration at www.batesfamilyfuneralhome.com.