|Daisy Burt and Arthur Hales grave marker|
Arthur Hales was born on 19 October 1919 and died on 20 September 2007. He is buried in Lakewood Memorial Park in Hinds County, Mississippi.
Clarion Ledger, 21 September 2007
Arthur Hales, 87, died Thursday, September 20, 2007 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Services are 2 p.m. Saturday, September 22, 2007 in the Chapel at Lakewood Funeral Home on Clinton Blvd, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Lakewood Memorial Park.
Mr. Hales was a member of St. Matthews United Methodist Church. He was a longtime employee of McRaes Department Store where he worked in the men's clothing department until he retired. He was the recipient of many local and national sales awards including Salesman of the Year more than once.
He was a 32nd degree Mason and was an avid flower and vegetable gardener.
His parents, W.N. Hales and Lillie M. Hales; his wife, Pauline Hales; son, Jerry Hales; and nine siblings precede him in death.
Survivors include: his sons, Calvin Hales of Ridgeland and Terry Hales (Pat) of Florence; daughter-in-law, Irene Hales of Harrisville; grandchildren Sherry Toler, Wendy Sparks, Chris Hales, Scott Hales and Michael Hales; thirteen great-grandchildren and a host of extended family.
The online guest book can be signed at www.lakewoodfuneralhomes.com.
They had the following children:
Jerry Hales was born ???. He married Irene.
Calvin Hales was born ???.
Terry Hales was born ???. He married Pat.