Meagen Hope Arnold, age 26, of Tecumseh, passed away Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at her home.

Meagen Hope Arnold, age 26, of Tecumseh, passed away Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at her home.

She was born Aug. 1, 1991, in Oklahoma City to Bonnie Lynn (Vliet) and Michael Wayne Arnold.

Meagen was a lifelong Tecumseh resident and graduated from Tecumseh High School.

Although Meagen couldn’t speak through words, she let us know her happiness through her smile and the light in her eyes. Our little flower child brought joy to everyone who met her, Meagen is so loved and cherished but we know that heaven is rejoicing as she is finally able to walk into the arms of the Lord.

She loved listening to Neil Young and classic rock music.

Meagen was preceded in death by her grandparents, Charles Arnold, Clarence Vliet, and Helen Arnold; and brother, Tre Arnold.

Those left to cherish her memory are her parents; grandmother, Maxine Vliet of Tecumseh; siblings, Brandy and Monty Stricker of Edmond, Dustin and Christa Holt of Jacksonville, Florida, Emily and Chris Dossey of Tecumseh, Jaimie Arnold of Oklahoma City, Armando Arnold of Tecumseh, Ty Arnold, Tyler Arnold, Brianna Arnold, and Michael Arnold; nephews, Jaxon Stricker, Christopher Dossey, Devon Holt and Collen Holt; and numerous other family and friends.

To her extended family: Tommy Bentley-Thank you for loving me and taking such amazing care of me; Stacey Kelley-Thank you for loving me and being by my side when I needed you; Cassandra Russell-Thank you for loving me and giving me kisses every day and letting me be a part of you; Mr. Tom-Thank you for loving me and being so kind and caring; Christina Payne-You’ve been with me most of my life and I love you so very much, thank you for loving me and being by my side.

The family would also like to thank Heartland Hospice for their amazing care and love they gave Meagen.

Prayer service will be 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 14, at St. Benedict Catholic Church with Deacon Bill Thurman officiating. Memorial service will be 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 15, at St. Benedict Catholic Church with Father Joseph Schwarz officiating. Cremation arrangements provided by Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

The family has designated a donation to The Make A Wish Foundation, or Give Kids The World, in Meagen’s name as appropriate for memorials.

To share memories, or to sign the guestbook online, go to www.cooperfuneral.com.