BENTON, ME--Arthur E. Rood Jr., 59, of Benton, ME died on Saturday, November 7, 2015. \r\n\r\nArthur was born in Waterville, ME on July 3, 1956, the son of Arthur E. and Laura L. (Brockway) Rood Sr. \r\n\r\nHe grew up in Albion, ME, and graduated from Lawrence High School, class of 1975. Arthur held many jobs during his life, but his most rewarding job was working at Kennebec County Corrections where he was employed for 10 years. \r\n\r\nArthur enjoyed hunting, and spending time with family. \r\n\r\nArthur was predeceased by his parents, Arthur E. Sr. and Laura L. (Brockway) Rood. \r\n\r\nArthur is survived by his life partner, Millie Conklin of Benton, ME; his son, Eric Rood and his wife, Jonette of Benton, ME; his daughter, Jessica Rood and her husband, Bobby Perkins of Clinton, ME; his grandchildren, Cassidy and Hunter Rood; his brother, Duane Rood and his wife, Cheryl of Albion, ME; his sister, Gwen Dyer and her husband, Tim of Albion, ME; and many nieces and nephews. \r\n\r\nA funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 21 at Lawry Brothers Funeral Home, 107 Main St., Fairfield, ME.