Mr. James S. Arnett, age 67, of Shelbyville passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Heritage Medical Center.
Per his wishes, he was cremated. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 at The House of Prayer.
He is a native of Mississippi and the son of the late S.L. Arnett and Myrtle Coleman Arnett.
He was a retired truck driver with Yellow Freight and served in the United States Army.
He is married to Daisy Helen Arnett who survives him. Along with his wife he is survived by his children: Benny Ross (Donna), Rodney Ross (Sharon), Kim Baugh, all of Alabama, Jerry Hill (Renita) and Scott Hill (Kris) all of Shelbyville.
Mr. Arnett is also survived by his faithful friend: Bear. He is survived by 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Ava Kiefer and Patricia Powers.
He was also preceded in death by three half-brothers and one half-sister.