Quincy Albert Arnold Sr., 86, died Nov. 9, 2004, at Wallowa Memorial Hospital.
He was born to Alvin and Cora Arnold in West Jefferson, N.C., in 1918. He married Ettie Virginia Arnold in 1939, who passed away in 1989. They lived in North Carolina before settling in Enterprise.
He served in the Army in 1944, and was in construction as a carpenter until retirement. During retirement he loved building furniture, going to yard sales and getting wood for winter. He also enjoyed sitting on his swing and looking at the mountains while telling jokes.
Survivors include two sons, Quincy Arnold Jr. and his wife Lana of Joseph, and Jones Arnold and his wife Carol of Jonestown, Pa.; and two daughters. Joyce Weidman of Peach Bottom, Pa., and Merinda Jensen and her husband Ron of Enterprise. He is also survived by a sister, Beryl Bumgardner of West Jefferson, N.C.; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and companion Opal Patton.
Three brothers and five sisters preceded him in death.
Services were held on Nov. 15, 2004, with internment at Enterprise Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Wallowa Valley Health Care Foundation, in care of Bollman Funeral Home.