Arnie Tyson, 73, of Singer, Louisiana passed from this life on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at his home. Arnie was a hard worker and enjoyed gardening. He had a big heart and was devoted to his family. He adored his stepchildren and grandchildren. Arnie helped anyone he could.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Loretta Charnell Perkins Tyson; stepchildren, Bryant Perkins, Latessa Beaty and Jakira Beaty, all of Singer, Louisiana; brothers, R.L. Tyson and wife Hazel and Jason Tyson, all of DeRidder, Louisiana; grandchildren, Parys Anderson and Grayson Beaty and a host of relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 12, 2012 from 2:00pm to 9:00 pm at Myers-Colonial Home in DeRidder, Louisiana. Funeral services wil be held on Friday, April 13, 2012 at 11:00am also at Myers-Colonial Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Newlin Cemetery in Singer, Louisiana.