American Veteran 06

Cola W. Arnold

November 3, 1934 ~ January 28, 2020 (age 85)

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Cola Warren Arnold, 85 of Benton Harbor departed this life January 28, 2020.

Cola was born November 3, 1934 in Martin, TN one of four children born to  Coley Arnold and Ozie Nelson.  He moved to Detroit, MI where he enlist into the United States Air Force. Cola was station at Suffolk County Air Force Base, New York beginning on September 22, 1953.  Before his Honorable Discharge on September 21, 1961 Cola received the Nation Defense Service Medal.  He was a member of American Legion Post #0568.  Cola proudly worked for many years as a custodian of Roanoke Avenue School of the Riverhead Central School District, New York.  On September 23, 2019 Cola Arnold accepted Christ as his personal Savior, recognizing the importance of God Almighty. 

Cola is survived by five children and a host of family and friends. 


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Graveside Service
February 7, 2020

11:30 AM
Ft. Custer National Cemetery
5163 Ft. Custer Dr
Augusta, MI 49012

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