Arnold D. Haskins, 83 year old Mooreland resident, died Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at his home in Mooreland surrounded by his loving family.
Funeral services is 3:00 p.m. Saturday, February 10, 2018, at the First Baptist Church of Mooreland, with Reverend Gaylon Cox and Reverend David Houchin officiating. Burial follows in the Mooreland Cemetery.
On the morning of February 7, 2018, Arnold woke up to see the face of Jesus.
His greatest struggle was the thought of leaving behind those he loved so dearly. With his passing, his beloved wife and family rejoice in the eternal joy that Arnold is now experiencing and rest in the promise of one day being beside him around the Throne.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Eda Faye Yauck, daughter Penaloth Candith, son-in-law Shawn Ray, and sister-in-law, Janice Haskins.
He is remembered by his wife Vera Lou of the home, siblings Lester and wife Glenda Haskins of Mooreland, Merita and husband Dan Parsons of Woodward, Dale Haskins of Woodward; his children: Vance Haskins and wife Dee of Binger, Max Haskins and wife Kayla of Burleson, Texas, Tony Haskins and wife Janet of Woodward, and his daughter LuSinda Spann and husband Matt of Enid; 13 grandchildren: Josh Haskins and wife Jennifer, Jessica Bointy and husband Clayton, Adrianne Haskins, Allie Haskins, Aidan Haskins, Tyson Smith and wife Jamie, Danny Smith, Shawn Haskins, Jacob Haskins, Paul Spann, Karrington Swadley and husband Tyler, Lydia Goss and husband Colton, and Caleb Spann; 13 great-grandchildren: Karlee, Payton, Jace, Casen, Cooper, Chloe, Ty, Jaxon, Adalynn, Lily Grace, and one on the way; a host of nieces and nephews, as well as many friends that he was like a father to.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Mooreland, with the funeral home accepting the contributions.
Remembrances may be shared online at www.BillingsFuneralHomeWoodward.com.
Published on February 8, 2018