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Obituary: Hubert David “Dave” Arrington

Posted on Friday, November 2, 2012 at 10:39 am

Hubert David “Dave” Arrington, 87, born Feb. 3, 1925 in Rocky Mount, Va., entered into rest on Oct. 22, 2012 in Daytona Beach. He was a World War II, United States Marine Corps Veteran who proudly served in the Pacific Region, was honorable discharged in 1947, returned to service in Nagasaki, Japan and honorable discharged in 1953. He was a guard at Dahlgren Testing in Dahlgren, Va., the drove a new car carrier for 34 years

He was preceded in death by his six brothers and three sisters.

He was a resident of Hanover, Md. for 28 years.

He is survived by his wife, Pearl (Rowley); son, Tim Arrington of Ormond Beach; daughters, Sharon Fox of Collierville, Tenn., Sandy Grabowski (Dave) of Elkridge, Md., Donna Isom (Stu) of Ormond Beach; son, David Arrington Sr. of Deale, Md.; 10 grandchildren, Chrissy Whipps, John Baker III, Ariel Keen, Jessica Isom, David Arrington Jr., Andy Isom, Matt Baker, Landon Fox, Allison Isom, Kristy Arrington, and six great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Smith, Corbin Lowry-Baker, Tanner Keen, Ethan Baker, Tori Arrington and Ainsley Keen.

Service will be held on Nov. 9 at 1 p.m. at Meadowridge Memorial Park, 7250 Washington Blvd., Elkridge, Md. 21075 with a family gathering at VFW Post 8097, 7209 Montevideo Road, Jessup, Md. 20794.