Doyle Bradley Arnett, age 70 of Lima, died at 6:50 a.m., Sunday, September 6, 2015 at Shawnee Manor. He was born July 5, 1945 in Lima, Ohio; the son of the late Bradley and Alta Lee Davis Arnett. On February 8, 1967 he married Ersie J. Davis, who survives.
Mr. Arnett was a postal worker with the U.S. Postal Service and was an
U. S. Army Vietnam Veteran. He was a great husband, step father, and brother. He will be dearly missed by all.
Survivors include his siblings – Loretta (Orvil, dec.) Slone of Lima; Victor Arnett of Lima; Melavee Benjamin of Lima; Lavatis ‘Fay’ (Jesse) Morris of Lima; Sabrina (Don) Furr of Cridersville; 4 step children; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by 2 sisters – Shirley Marie (Douglas) Wicker and Oliva ‘Jeannie’ Tips.
Funeral services will begin 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. William Stevenson will officiate. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Lima; where military rites will be observed by V.F.W. Post 1275.
The family will receive friends from noon to 1:00 at the funeral home.
Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm