November 18, 2017
Services will be at 10:00am on November 18, 2017 at First Assembly of God Church in Sallisaw, OK. Burial will follow at Liberty Cemetery in Roland, OK under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Service, Inc..
Active Pallbearers will be Ryan O’Neal, Doug Rogers, Jared Clements, Kyle Waters, Rich Looper and Nathan Humphreys
Honorary Pallbearers will be Frank Weatherford and James Williams .
Viewing will be Friday from 10 am – 8 pm at Agent Mallory Martin Chapel in Sallisaw, OK. The family will greet from 6-8 at the funeral home.
Arnold D. O’Neal, 85, of Sallisaw, OK passed away on November 14, 2017 in his home. He was born on August 1, 1932 in Liberty, OK to Arthur and Delia (Ballinger) O’Neal. Mr. O’Neal served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He was married to Virginia V. Reed on August 30, 1952 in Muldrow, OK.
Arnold was an avid hunter, fisherman, golfer and OU fan. He was a former deacon and adult Sunday school teacher for over 50 years at First Assembly of God Church in Sallisaw. He was also a member of the Ouachita Wilderness Club and president of Speer Hardware Co. for 42 years.
wife: Virginia of the home
1 daughter: Arlene Gaut of Udall, Kansas
2 sons and dtrs in law: Steve and Debbie O’Neal of Sallisaw, OK
and Mark and Angela O’Neal of Alma, AR
10 grandchildren: Amiee Wenson, Rebecca Crawford, Kathleen Crawford, Jared Clements, Jennifer Jackson, Misty Waters, Ryan O’Neal, Brandy Duke, Leslie Humphries and Amanda O’Neal
15 great grandchildren
1 great great grandchild
4 sisters: Fern Henson of Roland, OK, Charlotte Ollar of North Carolina,
Joyce Burcham of Roland, OK, and Farrell Powell of Ft. Smith, AR
several nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by his parents: Arthur and Delia O’Neal and 1 brother: Lloyd Leon O’Neal