James C. Arnold (August 27, 1942 – November 8, 2018)
Jim was born to Chet and Marilyn Arnold, August 27, 1942 Spokane, WA. Jim went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ 11/8/2018. Jim is survived by his wife, Jo, beloved daughter Kara McNeil (Derek), granddaughters Maggie and Adalee. Sisters Julie Meyer (Bob); and Linda Overland (Dave). Ex-wife Julie Nieland. Family preceding him in death, Chet Arnold, Marilyn Arnold, Eric Arnold, Doug Arnold.
Jim graduated Shadle High School 1960. Obtained BS in Education from EWU. ROTC 2 years entering into service as 2nd Lieutenant. Jim was a Captain in Germany (armored) and Vietnam (transportation).
Jim began his career teaching 6th graders in Beaverton, OR. Having completed Masters, Jim was with Human Resources District 81 Spokane; Valley Hospital Spokane; Empire Health Services Spokane. He became an avid runner. Colorado saw him as High School Dean of Students; HR Director at Valley View Hospital; Grand River Hospital; CenturyLink ending his career, drinking coffee at Starbucks. In retirement in Arizona, he played Pickle ball and hiked.
He Loved, He Laughed, He Lived! And was loved by all!
In lieu of flowers make donations to Love Gospel Church, 1890 S. Plaza Dr., Apache Junction, AZ 85120.
Memorial services planned, Love Gospel Church, 11/15, 2 PM.
Memorial service at New Creation Church, Glenwood Springs, CO May, 2019.
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