Carlene Crittendon-Arnold was born August 24, 1968, to Shirlene Crittendon and Lee Will Harris at Maumee Valley Hospital. She made her transition to eternal life on March 8, 2021. Her family surrounded her with love and support before her final goodbyes.
Carlene, affectionately known as "Chubby" , accepted Christ at a young age when she attended Refugee Holy Tabernacle Church. She attended Jesup W. Scott High School. Some of her favorite hobbies were beauty, fashion, and interior design. She was well known for her long, luxurious nails. She enjoyed traveling with her husband on the road, and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her father, Lee Will Harris; sisters, Catina and Sheila Crittendon; grandmother, Louise Crittendon; grandfather, Sari Douglas; mother-in-law, Peggy Alexander and Dorothy Jean Arnold; and special aunt, Teretha Crittington.
She leaves to cherish her husband of 37 years, Marvin Arnold; sons, Marcus and Christopher Arnold; two grandchildren, Arya and Deandre Arnold; her mother, Shirlene Crittendon; brothers, Apostle Marvin D. Crittendon (Jori), Lee Harris (Karen), David Harris (Angellette); sisters, Cynthia Crittendon (Maddison, Carmella (Crittendon (Charles), La Vonna Gist; sister-in-law, Vanessa (Skip) Williams, Kathy Thorne; brother-in-law, Melvin Arnold Jr., Tracy Arnold and Travis Jones; father-in-law, Melvin Arnold Sr.; god-daughter, Toshejena Holbert, and a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, nephews, family, and friends.