ALTAMONT, Mo. - James Allen Arnold, 81, passed away Jan. 7, 2022.

James was born in Plattsburg, Missouri, on Dec. 16, 1940, to Frank and Lorene (Bradshaw) Arnold.

He was employed as a meat cutter for Price Chopper in Leavenworth and Gladstone until retiring.

His son, Ricky, precedes him in death.

Survivors: wife, Jean, of the home; sons, Ronald (Tracy) Arnold, Stewartsville, Missouri, and Keith (Analu) Arnold, Turney, Missouri; daughter, Debbie (Dave) Shewmaker, Altamont; two sisters, Marie Hammontree, Plattsburg, and Jean Ann Schuster, Gower, Missouri; eight grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at a later date.

Online condolences:

Arrangements by Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron, Missouri. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.

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