Oleta P. Arnold, age 85, of Okeechobee, died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2002, at Raulerson Hospital. Mrs. Arnold was born on Jan. 14, 1917, to Sandlan and Polyanne Yates Carter. She had been a lifetime resident of Okeechobee.
Preceded in death by husband, Alfred N. Arnold.
Survivors include: son, Leslie (Judy) Arnold of Okeechobee; daughter, Margie McClure of Okeechobee; five grandsons, Edgar (Rita) Thomas, Roy (Colleen) Thomas, Leon (Sandy) Thomas, William L. (Kay) Thomas and William McClure, all of Okeechobee; three granddaughters, Susie (Wilburn) Sellers, Esta (Jamie) Hull and Debbie (Bobby) Arnold, all of Okeechobee, 19 great-grandchildren; nine great great-grandchildren; brother, Kelly (LaVerne) Carter of Okeechobee; three sisters, Doris (Billy) Heckert and Annie Tyson of Okeechobee and Arzona Prebbles of Fort Pierce.