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Arla Jean Wolford

July 17, 2020

Arla Jean Wolford

Arla Jean Wolford, 86, of Payne, passed away at home on Friday, July 17, 2020. 

Arla Jean was born in Payne on April 13, 1934, a daughter of the late Virginia (Kaiser) and Eugene Wobler.

She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who was dedicated to God, her family and  her church. Arla Jean was also known to cheer for the Fort Wayne Komets and listen to Elvis Presley.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Ray (Jane) Wolford, Tom (Barb) Wolford, Teal (Jeff) Mobley and Roxane (Frank) King; brothers, Gary (Sophie) Wobler & Larry Wobler; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and 4 on the way!

Arla Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Albert & daughter, Connie Marie.

Her funeral service is 10:30 am with viewing at 9:30 am on Wednesday, July 22nd at Saint Paul United Methodist Church in Payne.  We ask that you wear masks at all times, maintain social distancing and refrain from contact to keep everyone safe while participating in Arla Jean's funeral service.

Viewing is also Tuesday, 4 -7 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne. Please maintain social distancing and refrain from contact to keep everyone safe while attending the viewing.

She will be laid to rest at Wiltsie Cemetery.

Memorials may be mailed directly to Payne EMS, PO Box 58, Payne, Ohio 45880.

Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralhome.com

FLOWERS AND OTHER TRIBUTES MAY BE DELIVERED MONDAY, 9 AM TO 5 PM AND TUESDAY, 9 AM TO 1 PM TO THE PAYNE FUNERAL HOME.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Arla Jean Wolford, please visit our flower store.

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Visitation

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

4:00 - 7:00pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Starts at 10:30am (Eastern time)

Saint Paul United Methodist Church

312 S Main St, Payne, OH 45880

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