- July 25, 1944 - November 13, 2012
- Central City, Kentucky
of Helen's Passing
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“Helen there are note any words that could change that dreadful call I received last year.Every night Jim and I talk about all the things we shared,I...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Shirley Smith - Milwaukee, WI
“To My Dear Sister Helen . It will be one year tomorrow Nov 13 th since you went to Heaven . There hasn't been a Day that you weren't in my prayers...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Shirley Smith - Milwaukee, WI
A whole year has passed since you went to your heavenly home, you are missed and someday we will reunite with you.
Andy,...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Andy Smith - Nephew
“To my sister, who I loved very much. Little did I know that the weekend in October, when we went shopping and had coffee together before I left on...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Lena Tarrants - Carmi, IL
“Doreen, kevin and glenn,
I am so sorry for your loss. She was a very kind lady to people and all living things. She showed kindness to many people...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: tammy durall - greenville, KY
“I came to Know Helen working as a Mine Inspector. She was very kind and I enjoyed talking with her. May God comfort the family during this time of...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Elizabeth Dykes Bush - Louisville, KY
“You were such a wonderful loving person. I didnt know you long, but thought highly of you.. I enjoyed trying to get your goldfish pond going again,...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Kim - Wadesville, IN - friend
“Helen and Dale were friends from the 1990s at Cimarron mine and she was such an involved community volunteer she connected me to many new friends and...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Donna Slaton - Madisonville , KY
“Helen was a very wonderful, loving, caring, unique woman.Though only I got to know her through Oxford Mining she was a great friend. I loved her...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Wendy Spang - Coshocton, OH
“My Dearest and Best friend for over 25 years ..it's so hard for me to believe you are gone ..All I have now is great memories of the good times we...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Lavonda Deason - Central City , KY
“We shared a lot of good times through the years and were planning more--will miss her so much.
11 of 17 | Posted by: Marilyn Kirtley - Greenville, KY
For 44 years of my life, you were my neighbor. There are so many memories i cant begin to tell them all. You took me to school. You...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Kellie - Central City , KY
“Lighting a candle for you Helen. May God keep you in his hands forever and always. Love you, Bob, Denise, Zachary and Gavin
13 of 17 | Posted by: Denise Smith - Oak Lawn, IL
“Aunt Helen, May you rest in peace with our God in your heavenly home eternally with the Prince of Peace.
14 of 17 | Posted by: Andy, Jeanie, Christian, Andrew and Spencer Smith - IL
“Aunt Helen, it still hasn't sunk in that you are gone. I know you are in Heaven now with Kim and Brandon and you are so very happy. I love you and...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Deann Tarrants - Evansville, IN
“I love you
16 of 17 | Posted by: Doreen Dennis - Madisonville, KY
“Helen was a wonderful lady and a great friend. She will be missed. God bless and comfort you all.
17 of 17 | Posted by: Dean, Tina, Ethan and Jasmine Rowe - KY
CENTRAL CITY - Helen Bernice Arnold, 68, of Central City, died Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 9:20PM at Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mrs. Arnold was born July 25, 1944 in New London, CT. She was an office clerk at Oxford Mining, and was a member of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Madisonville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Dale Arnold; daughter Kimberly Dennis; grandson Brandon Shadowen; mother Dorothy Ann Lear; and father Avnal Lear.
Survivors include her sons, Kevin (Clarice) Dennis of Franklin, TN and Glenn Dennis of Central City; daughter Doreen (Mark Cannon) Dennis of Madisonville; step-son Brian Arnold of Granite City, MO; grandchildren Andy Hughes, Shea Hughes, Nick Cannon, Dakota Arnold, and Savannah Arnold; five great-grandchildren; sisters Shirley Smith of Milwaukee, WI and Lena Tarrants of Carmi, IL; brother Robert Lear of Bowling Green; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Jeff French officiating, assisted by Bill Smith. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.