Virginia R. Arnold
Mrs. Virginia R. Arnold, age 84, of Bear, DE, passed away on Tuesday, November 15, 2011.
Mrs. Arnold, a talented homemaker, was born in Douglas, WV, on January 17, 1927, daughter of the late William Hymes and Stella Greene Hymes.
A gifted artist throughout her life, she created beautiful paintings of all kinds. In recent years, her greatest joy was working with watercolors. She was also an avid reader.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde E. Arnold, Jr., brother, William Hymes, and sister, Iona Kuchaba. She is survived by her children, Deborah S. Arnold, Susan A. Phipps (Steve), and James A. Arnold (Nancy); sister, Agnes Scott; eight grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 6 pm to 8 pm on Monday, November 21, 2011, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle. A committal service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, November 22, 2011, in the chapel of Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn: Donor Services, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309 (877.465.6636 / komen.org).