George R. Arneson, 96, of Bridge City passed away Friday, Dec. 17, at Parkway Place Nursing Home and Assisted Living in Houston. A visitation will begin at noon, followed by Funeral services at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 22, at Levingston Funeral Home in Groves, with the Rev. Matthew Keith officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

George was born September 3, 1914 in Brooklyn, New York to George Rolf Arnesen, Sr. and Sofie Nilsen Arnesen. He was a lifelong area resident and retired from Texaco as a foreman in the Recovery Department.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie Arneson. Survivors include his daughters, Barbara Keith and husband, Curtis of Lake City, CO, Eleanor Roberts and husband, Gene of Orange, TX, Andy Marlatt and husband, Mike of Houston, TX; seven grandchildren, Matthew Keith and wife, Lisa, Deborah Bippus and husband, Kirt, Tim Keith and wife, Debbie, Curtis Keith and wife, Zohn, Gene Roberts and wife, Celeste, Alan Roberts, Elaine Roberts; and five great-grandchildren.