Mrs. Sarah E. Milton, age 80, passed away on June 29, 2012 at Franciscan Care Center in Toledo, OH.
She was born on December 11, 1931 to George Raymond Arnold and Maude Arnold in Shelbyville, Tennessee. Sarah was a psychiatric aide at the former Toledo Mental Health Center and also worked as a licensed practical nurse at various nursing homes in the area. She loved reading and music, and enjoyed playing and teaching piano. Sarah also served as a pastor's wife for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, William F. Milton, who passed away in 1987; her parents; and two brothers, Claude Jarman Arnold, and George Raymond Arnold, Jr. She is survived by her children, Bill F. (Gwen) Milton, Daniel R. (Suzanne) Milton, and Mary G. (Richard) Chatfield; grandson, Benjamin; step-grandchildren, Alan, Robin, David, Gary, Michelle, Jessica and Landon; step-great grandchildren, Daniella, Michael, Heather, Amber, Caitlyn and Carson.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 5, 2012 at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Funeral services will begin promptly at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 6, 2012. The family will be receiving friends beginning at 9 a.m. the day of the service and burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery in Shelbyville.