Merle Leon Arnold

Merle Leon Arnold

Merle Leon Arnold was found dead alone in his home on June 25, 2021, in Shawnee at the age of 79 years. Merle Leon Arnold was born on September 9, 1941, in Thomas, OK, to Charley and Sadie Arnold.

A private graveside service is scheduled for Saturday, July 24, at 11 am within the Oakwood Memorial Cemetery, Oakwood, OK. Pastor Orval Peters will officiate the ceremony. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to CARE – Child Abuse Response and Evaluation Center, carecenter-okc.org; National Sexual Assault Hotline (RAINN), rainn.org; YWCA - Young Women's Christian Association, ywcaokc.org; or National Domestic Violence Hotline, thehotline.org.

Posted online on July 10, 2021