|Birth: ||May 13, 1942|
|Death: ||Nov. 5, 2002|
Obituary - Herald-Review (Decatur, Illinois) - Fri, Nov. 8, 2002 p.A4
Decatur - Alva Arlene Beery, 60, of Decatur passed away 4:36 p.m. Tuesday (Nov. 5, 2002) in her home.
Graveside services for the family will be Saturday in Mackville Cemetery, Atwood, with Pastor Kevin Ray officiating. Memorial services will be 7 p.m. Friday in Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church with Pastor B.G. Nevitt and Pastor Lori O'Dea officiating. Edwards Funeral Home, Arcola, is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church or St. John's Hospice, Springfield.
Arlene was born May 13, 1942, in rural Macon County, the daughter of Alva Earl Atteberry and Mary Ermina Jennings Atteberry O'Connell. She was a graduate of Cerro Gordo High School, where she was a member of the National Honor Society and a recipient of the Arion award. She attended Illinois State University and Richland Community College. She was a senior logistics engineer and logistics supervisor for Caterpillar Inc. prior to her illness. She was a member of Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church. She cherished the presence of God in her life, her family and her friends.
Surviving are her son, David Alan Beery and wife Shelley of Monticello; grandson, Alex David of Decatur; granddaughter, Abbey Michele of Decatur; daughter, Angela Marie Springman and husband Robert and their children, Ryan Workman and Jessica Arlene, all of Lovington; sisters, Alma Ann Sponsler and husband Mike of Sonora, Calif.; Alice Analee Craft and husband Glen of Roswell, N.M.; Ava Andrea Oehischlager of San Antonio, Texas; brother, Alan David Atteberry and wife Kay of Champaign; former husband, Robert L. Beery and wife Mary Ann of Atwood; many special nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, including special friends, Cassie and Cody.
She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter, Michele Rene Beery.
Michelle Rene Beery (1967 - 1967)*
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Record added: Dec 30, 2012
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