Twyla B. Arnold

July 25, 1920 ‒ October 30, 2012

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Twyla Horn Roberts Arnold, age 92, went to be with her Heavenly Family on Tuesday, October 30, 2012.

She was born on July 25, 1920 in Danville, Ohio to the late Ray Alton and Eva (Long) Horn. Twyla graduated in 1937 from Danville High School and attended Mount Vernon Business School. She worked for The Danville Bank, Lifers Turkey Farm and Buckeye Turkey Hatchery. Twyla spent most of her life in Knox County and was a lifelong member of North Bend Church of the Brethren in Danville.

She is survived by daughters Rebecca Roberts Gardner (Ed) and Janet Arnold Rowan all of Howard; granddaughter, Lori Hashman Metcalf (Dave) of Mount Vernon, Grandsons Larry Lee Hashman (Shanon) of Mount Vernon and Zachary Rowan of Columbus; great grandchildren Chelsy Hashman Guinsler (Wes) of Howard, Carlie and Paige Hashman of Mount Vernon; great-great grandchildren Alexander Weston and Allison Rebecca Guinsler of Howard; her sister Nellie Horn Truex of Mount Vernon; and many loving nieces, nephews and close friend Martha Stull.

Twyla was preceded in death by her husband Merlin B. Arnold; her parents Ray and Eva Horn; her son Ronnie Ray Roberts; and her brother Loraine E. Horn.

Twyla’s “Heaven on Earth” was her family and extended family.

Friends may call on Sunday from 1-4PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service on Monday. A service will be held on Monday beginning at 11AM at the North Bend Church of the Brethren in Danville with Pastor Patrick Bailey officiating. Burial will follow in North Bend Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to North Bend Church of the Brethren or charity of your choice in her memory.

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