Ira Albert Arney, 94, of Edinburg and formerly of Sandborn, passed away Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006. Born Aug. 11, 1912, he was the son of George William and Alma Rebecca (Woodsmall) Arney.
On March 4, 1933 he married Evelyn Gladys Newkirk.
He worked as a farmer and a meat cutter. He was formerly a member of Washington Assembly of God, attended Sandborn United Methodist Church, and current member of Columbus Assembly of God.
Survivors include: two daughters; Judy Dishman of Covington, Ga., and Sonda Dyson of Edinburgh; grandchildren; Gregory Arney of Sanford, Fla., Lisa Arney of Lake Mary, Fla., Shawn Sylvia of North Vernon; Melanie Saglimbene of Covington, Ga., and Tera Dyson of Anderson; one brother; Floyd William Arney of Chula Vista, Calif.; three sisters, Lucille Alma Skomp of Odon, Mary Evelyn Galloway of Indianapolis, and Mildred Tone Arney of Odon.
He is preceded in death by wife Evelyn Gladys (Newkirk) Arney, his parents, brothers; Ermel Ray, Hermel Fay, Wilbur Fredrick, Lester Wilson, Emerson Elwood; Sister; Doris May , sons; Albert Wayne
Graveside service will be at Sandborn Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Tuesday with the Rev. Tom Anderson officiating.
Anderson-Poindexter Funeral Home, Linton Chapel is handling the arrangements.