Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

July 18, 2013

Arnie J. Justice


The Morehead News

7/18/13 — Arnie J. Justice, 87, of Sciotoville, Ohio, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2013, at his home. 

He was born in Greenup on June 3, 1926, to Chead and Velva (Kinney) Justice. 

He served in the Army in World War II as an automatic rifleman with the 161st Infantry Regiment, fighting in Luzon and the Southern Philippine campaigns. 

After the war, he spent his professional career as a maintenance supervisor. He was of the Christian faith and a member of the Sciotoville VFW. Arnie loved to squirrel hunt, fish and especially liked to joke.

Arnie is survived by his wife, Anna; one son, Greg Justice of Michigan; one stepson, Mark Bond of Ohio; one daughter, Mary Justice of Michigan; two stepdaughters, Marvina Bond and Melvina Bond, both of Ohio; one stepson, Paul Motchanos; three sisters, Roxanne Justice of California, Lydia Justice of Kentucky and Janet Smith (Smitty) of Kentucky; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by seven siblings.

Funeral services were Thursday, July 18, 2013, at the Kentucky Veterans’ Cemetery. 

Wolfe-Nelson Funeral Home in Sciotoville handled the arrangements.  Online condolences may be sent to