(This is from the 1990's. This obit is somewhat inaccurate as Grace of Calif is his second wife. He remarried several years after his first wife Dorothy passed away.)
June 7th- Arp Jr., George W., 69 of Bradenton, Fla., and formerly of Blount County, died Wednesday at L.W. Blake Hospital in Florida. He was veteran of the Army and served during World War II.
Survivors include: wife, Grace Arp of Bradenton, Fla.; sons Daniel W. Arp of Romolus, Mich., Ronald L. Arp of Bradenton, Fla.; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; mother, Dora Bingham of Maryville; sister Gladys Thompson of Greenback; brothers, Daniel R. Arp of Oak Ridge, J.D. Arp of New Hudson, Mich., and James Bingham of Maryville; 5 stepchildren of California.
Services are to be held at Manasota Memorial Funeral Home in Florida. There will be a private interment at Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Local arrangements by Miller Funeral Home, Maryville.