Curtis H Arnold Sr, of Jacksonville, Florida passed away peacefully on March 17, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on September 17, 1939, though his official date of birth was listed as September 24, 1939. Born and raised in Tazewell, TN, Curt came to Jacksonville in 1960 where he met his lovely bride Carolyn Dunford Arnold. They were married on June 30, 1961. Curt spent over 45 years as a truck driver before retiring in 2001.
He is preceded in death by his mother Alice, father Jack, brother Dewayne and Bud.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years Carolyn, daughters Christie L (Kenny) Anderson, Elizabeth A (Ronny) Moore, son Curtis H (Thuy) Arnold Jr, sisters Bernice, Jackie, Ethel (his twin), 12 brother/sister in laws, over 30 nieces/nephews and his price and joy – 11 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and his surrogate grands.
He was a loving father, husband, grandfather, brother, brother and law, and uncle to all. He will be missed by all who knew him. We love you Daddy.
Funeral service will be 1 PM Wednesday March 20, 2019 in Evergreen Chapel. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. A visitation will be held in the chapel 1 hour prior to the service.
Arrangements are with Evergreen Funeral Home & Crematory 4535 Main Street Jacksonville, Florida 32206 (904) 353-3649.
Dear Aunt Carolyn, Charlie, Christie, Elizabeth and families, we are so sorry for the loss of Uncle Curt. Even though he is healed and with the Lord, he will be missed so much. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. We Love You, Larry and Cathy Huff
My uncle Curt, was always the kindest and most loving man. I always looked forward to his and Aunt Carolyn’s visit to Tennessee. He will be so missed, but I am looking forward to seeing Uncle Curt again real soon. I love you very much!