JOHNSON CITY — Earl Ray Arnold, 80, of Johnson City, died Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses. 

He was born Feb. 8, 1938, near Johnson City, to Glen Y. and Ruby May Long Arnold.

On Aug. 14, 1960, he married Judy Ross in Mayfield. She preceded him in death as did his parents; infant twin sons; and two grandchildren.

Mr. Arnold was a lifetime resident of Stanton County.

Survivors include a son, Steve of Johnson City; a daughter, Shelley Rosario of Manhattan; a brother, Richard Arnold of Johnson City; his twin sister, Pearl Hershberger of Springfield, Mo.; and eight grandchildren. 

Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Johnson City. Burial will follow at Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson City. 

Visitation hours are 2 to 8 p.m. Friday at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson City. Condolences may be posted at Memorials are suggested to the Stanton County High School FFA Chapter, the Alzheimer’s Association in memory of his wife Judy, or the First United Methodist Church, all in care of the funeral home, Box 715, Johnson City, KS 67855.