*************************** Published Jul. 1, 2010 - Chanute, KS
Alice Jean Arthur, 85, of Chanute, Kansas, passed away Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at the Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute, Kansas.
Alice was born in Chanute, Kansas on February 25, 1925, the daughter of Roy and Wanonia (Griswold) Martin.
She graduated from Chanute High School in the Class of 1942.
She was united in marriage to Harold Lewis Arthur on September 27, 1942 in Chanute. He preceded her in death.
She was a homemaker.
Alice is survived by a son, Tom Arthur of Chanute, KS; two daughters, Carol Parks and husband Merrit of Parkville, MO, and Marilyn Henderson of Chanute, KS; seven grandchildren, Brent Allen of Kansas City, MO, Chris & Michele of Liberty, MO, Zaph Arthur of Chanute, KS, Nathan and Karry Arthur of DeSoto, KS, Paul Arthur of DeSoto, KS, Allen and Rachel Arthur of Parkville, MO, and Conley Henderson of Danridge, TN; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband Harold.
Cremation has taken place.
A Memorial Service will be Saturday, July 3, 2010 at the First Methodist Church in Chanute, Kansas. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
Memorials in her name may be made to the First United Methodist Church and may be left with the funeral home.
Penwell-Gabel Gibson Chapel is in charge of arrangements.