Age 91, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 12, 2019. Beloved brother of Bertell Dickson Lewis, cherished uncle and great uncle and loved by other relatives and friends. Proud Korean War Army Veteran. Family will receive friends Friday, April 19th, 5-7 PM at the E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home, 25900 Emery Rd. Interment Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.
In Loving Memory of
September 9, 1927– April 12, 2019
Benjamin Arnold was born September 9, 1927 in Elberton, Georgia to the union of the late Ruben and Amanda Arnold. Ben was the second eldest of nine children of which seven proceeded him in death.
Ben accepted Christ at an early age. He was educated in the public school systems in Elberton, Georgia and Cleveland, Ohio where he graduated from Central High School. He enlisted in the United States Army where he served in the Korean War.
Ben enjoyed life to the fullest. His favorite past times were traveling, going to the casino, going out to eat, and baseball.
To know Ben was to LOVE Ben. He was caring and always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need.
He leaves to cherish his memory his loving sister Bertell Dickson-Lewis, a host of nieces and nephews; friends and family.
The family of the late Benjamin Arnold would like to express their sincere appreciation and gratitude for the many kind expressions of sympathy extended to them during their bereavement.