Mary Esther Ogle (Holder) Arnold

Mary Arnold Obituary PhotoMary Esther Ogle (Holder) Arnold, 82, of Willard, MO, December 0, 0000 - June 25, 2015.

Mary Esther Ogle Arnold, the daughter of Carl and Edith (Hayes) Holder was born March 20, 1933 near Rolla, Mo. She died on Thursday June 25, 2015 in Brookhaven Health and Rehab, Springfield.

She graduated from Richland High School in May, 1953 and married her high school sweetheart, Bob Ogle, in September 1953. They were happily married for 22 ½ years. Bob died at the age of 39 of a massive heart attack in January, 1975. Mary later married James Arnold in March 1986. He preceded her in death in January, 1993. She was also preceded in death by her parents, several siblings, one daughter, Diana Lee Ogle, age 5 ½, in 1964, and two step-sons, Max and Rolland Arnold.

Mary was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and friend to many. She was saved and baptized at age 13 and was a faithful member of the Eudora Baptist Church since 1993.

She is survived by her daughter, Margaret Sartin of Lockwood, Mo; son Carl Richard (Ricky) and daughter-in-law, Dolores Ogle, Homestead, Florida; step-daughter Margaret McMellen and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Also surviving are 2 brothers: Lester and George Holder; 3 sisters: Gloria Garst, Dorothy Peck and Kay Bishop; as well as many beloved relatives, friends and her very special Church Family.

Services will be held in the Wilson Brim Daniel Chapel, Walnut Grove, MO. Monday June 29 at 2:00 P.M., with Pastor Jim White officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery, Springfield, Mo. Friends may call and sign the book from 3:00 - 5:00 P.M. in the Walnut Grove Chapel on Sunday

Family will receive friends from 1 P.M. Monday until service time in the Walnut Grove Chapel.

Published on OzarksRemembers.com on June 29, 2015.