Ralph Lewis Arnold of Ridgeland, Mississippi was pronounced dead on November 3, 2021.
Ralph was born on October 5, 1951 to Robert James “Pete” Arnold, Sr. and Edna Erle Arnold in Jackson, Mississippi. After graduating high school, he went on to Mississippi State University to study Landscape Architecture. While at Mississippi State, he was a cheerleader and active in Sigma Chi fraternity. After graduation he worked for a period of time in Jackson, Mississippi before moving to Dallas, Texas where he worked for a considerable time. In the late 1980’s, Ralph returned to Madison/Ridgeland, Mississippi where he designed houses and did landscape plans.
In his day, he loved cooking, sailing, and entertaining. He especially loved his family.
Ralph was preceded in death by his father, R.J. “Pete” Arnold, Sr.; his mother, Edna Erle Arnold; and his brother, R.J. “Bobby” Arnold, Jr. He is survived by his nephew, “Trey” Arnold, III and his niece, Deborah L. “Debbie” Fullen.
There will be a memorial service at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 7 at Grace Chapel Presbyterian Church with a time for visitation and sharing memories in the Fellowship Hall immediately following the service.