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JR Arthurs

October 12, 1962 ~ August 26, 2020 (age 57)

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JR Arthurs passed away on August 26, 2020 from complications after surgery. He was a graduate of Reynoldsburg High School and Eastland Vocational School, class of 1980. He was a proud member of the plumbers and pipefitters Local 189 for 34 years. 

JR enjoyed hunting and fishing with his son, and going camping with his family. He loved spending time with his grandchildren as well. He also enjoyed golfing with his friends and watching Ohio State football.

JR is survived by his loving wife, Viva Arthurs, of 34 years. Son, Erick Arthurs; granddaughter Lily Arthurs; Daughter, Kaitlin Arthurs; grandson Greyson Lambert; Granddaughter Nadalie Lambert; Mother, Wanda Tackett; sister Nancy Nicodemus. 

He was preceded in death by his father Floyd Arthurs II. 

His family will receive friends 3-6 p.m. Sunday, August 30, 2020 at Cotner Funeral Home 7369 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg where his funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 31, 2020. Burial at Fairmount Cemetery, Jacksontown. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in JR’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society. 

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August 30, 2020

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Funeral Service
August 31, 2020

11:00 AM

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