Jim Arnold took his last flight out on Saturday January 18th, 2014 at the age of 90. One of his life’s passions was flying as a private pilot. He was the beloved husband of the late Virginia Arnold (Nee Perry). Loving father of Perry (Samantha) Arnold, Cliff Arnold and Judy (Livio) Nannini. Cherished grandfather of Erica Acton, Lee Arnold, James Arnold, Amber Arnold and step grandfather of Michelle Nannini. Predeceased by his parents James Marshall Arnold and Anne Mouck; and brother Bill Arnold. Jim was quite involved with many local groups, he was a lifelong member of Central United Church, one of the original members of the Century Club of Central United Church and a proud member of 55 years with the Local 663. Cremation has taken place. A gathering to honour Jim’s life will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Wednesday January 22, 2014 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.