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Loretta L. ArnoldPassing: May 24, 2011


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday,May27,2011, 10:30 am


Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday,May26,2011, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday,May27,2011, 09:30 am - 10:30 am


Mitchell Cemetery


MITCHELL Loretta L. Arnold, 78, Mitchell, passed away at 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center. God called another angel home today. She was a loving and caring wife, mother, and grandmother.

Born March 22, 1933, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of John and Blanche (Enochs) Hall. She married Jackie Lee Arnold February 14, 1953. Together they raised five children.

She had been employed at Trav-Lers, Essex, Spring Mill Inn, and Mitchell Icecream Shop. She enjoyed bingo, sewing, and just visiting with family and friends. She was a member of the Red Hat Society.

Surviving: husband,
Jackie Lee Arnold, Mitchell
Cathy (Edward) Anderson, Mitchell
Tammy (Jon) Malot, Mitchell
Troy (Dee Brinkworth) Johnston, Mitchell
Jeramie (Amy McNeely) Arnold, Bedford
Stephanie (Jason) McCameron, Mitchell
7 grandchildren
3 great grandchildren
Vertis (June) Hall, Mitchell
Delmont (Loretta) Hall, French Lick
sister in law,
Sarah Hall, Mitchell

Her parents; sons, Timothy Arnold and Joey Arnold; brothers, Bob Hall and Lloyd Hall; and a grandson preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 27, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Brother Jim Russell officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial Gifts: Mitchell Manor Canopy Fund

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5 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: mary edmonson poole | mitchell, IN
    Date: July 4, 2011
    stephanie, im sorry about your mom i know how hard it is im still a mess over losing my dad over 2 years ago . there is nothing you can say to make it better but i wanted to tell you i know your pain and im sorry my friend your a sweetheart .
  2. Guest: Susan Briscoe Hughett | Mitchell, IN
    Date: June 3, 2011
    Tammy and Jon I just heard of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Keep strong susan
  3. Guest: Tony & Diane (Russell) Nugent | Mitchell, IN
    Date: May 28, 2011
    Tammy & Family, My thoughts & prayers are with you.
  4. Guest: Barry and Lisa Collins | Mitchell, IN
    Date: May 26, 2011
    So sorry for your loss, she was a lovely lady and dear friend of the family. She will be sadly missed. Loretta was a great deal of my childhood and will never forget her.. Sending Love to all the family.
  5. Guest: Dan & Dorothy McCormick | Stratton, CO
    Date: May 26, 2011
    We were sorry to hear of your loss . Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Dan & Dorothy Mc cormick (Uncle & Aunt to Troy Johnston)