David Franklin Arnold (EVANS, Ga.)

EVANS, Ga. - Mr. David Franklin Arnold, 53, of Halali Farm Rd. died August 29, 2011 at Doctors Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Bazy Brite Arnold. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 1, 2011 at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rick Slagle officiating. Interment will follow in the Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be: Bryan Ashe, Michael Ashe, Phillip Turk, Alan Vernon, Miguel Faure and Dallas Cooke. Mr. Arnold was born in Cleveland, Ohio and lived in Florida before moving to Evans 7 years ago. Mr. Arnold was a graduate of Wayne State University in Detroit with a masters in Urban Studies. He was a customer service representative for Comcast and was a Unitarian by faith. Survivors include his wife, Bazy Brite Arnold; mother, Margaret Arnold; sister, Judy Arnold both of Detour, Michigan; son, Harold Ryan of Evans; mother-in-law, Louise Brite of Evans; sisters-in-law, Sherolyn Brite of Evans; Patty Bienko and husband, Ray of Ocala, Florida, and Geri Ashe and husband, Tom of Evans and numerous nieces and nephews, aunt, uncle and cousins. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at the funeral home. Please visit: BeggsFuneralHome.com for additional obituary information or to sign the family's personal guest book. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia 706/595-4100.

The Augusta Chronicle-August 31, 2011