Olen T. Ariail
Services 2pm Thursday afternoon at the Nails Creek Baptist Church
Visitation 5pm until 8pm Wednesday evening at the funeral home
Olen Thomas Ariail, 90, of the Nails Creek Community, passed away at his home, December 15, 2014.
Born February 7, 1924, in Carnesville, he was the son of the late James Claude and Vastie Bellamy Ariail. The last member of his immediate family, he was the brother of the late Lily Patterson, Kermit Ariail, Hubert Ariail, Leland Ariail, Boyd Ariail, Delbert Ariail, and Felton Ariail. He was a farmer and had retired as a machinist from WABCO.
He served in the U S Army during World War II. He was a past board member with Franklin County Farm Bureau and a member of the ASCS. He was a member and deacon of Nails Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Elene Cash Ariail; his daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Bob Meade, Panama City Beach, Florida; his son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Cretia Ariail, Carnesville; six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; a number of nieces and nephews.
Services will be Thursday afternoon at 2pm at the Nails Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Duane Eller. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
The body is at the Ginn Funeral Home. The family is at the home. They will receive friends from 5 until 8pm Wednesday evening at the funeral home. The family request that those wishing to make memorials please do so to the Nails Creek Baptist Church Renovation Fund.