soldier and flagMADISONVILLE, KY., — Marion Eugene ‘Gene’ Arnold, 95, of Madisonville passed away peacefully at his home in Bowling Green on Sunday morning, August 18. He was gracious, kind, thoughtful and wise to the end.

He was a WWII Veteran and grateful for all the benefits he received from serving, including becoming friends with men from all walks of life and a semester’s education at Oxford at the end of the war. 

Funeral services will be private, but a gathering to visit and share memories with his family will be Friday, August 30, 2019 at Barnett-Strother Funeral Home from 4pm to 7pm. 

In keeping with his dedication to lifelong learning, memorial gifts, if desired, may be made to Hopkins County-Madisonville Public Library, 425 East Center Street, Madisonville, KY 42431.

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