Flora Arbuckle

Friday, October 12, 2007

ANNA, Ill. -- Flora Mae Arbuckle, 87, of Anna died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, at City Care Center of Anna.

She was born June 30, 1920, at Buncombe, Ill., daughter of Ira M. and Florence Stokes Williams. She and Walter J. Arbuckle were married Dec. 24, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, and he preceded her in death.

Arbuckle was a secretary and an office manager for several businesses, retiring from Holcomb Welding and Machine Works. She was a member of the Anna First Baptist Church, where she served as adult director and also served for seven years as the Sunday school director. Arbuckle served on the Clear Creek Association assist team and was a longtime member of the Union County Home Extension.

Survivors include her daughter, Marilyn M. Arbuckle of Energy, Ill.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Lutz & Rendleman Funeral Home.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. The Rev. Tony Foeller will officiate, with burial in Anna City Cemetery.