Betty Marie Arwood, age 84, of Erwin, passed away Friday, May 9, 2014 at the Johnson City Medical Center. Born in Erwin on August 4, 1929, she was a daughter of the late W. E. and Mae Adams Arwood. Ms. Arwood was a seamstress at the former Industrial Garment in Erwin. She enjoyed sewing and reading. In addition to her parents, Ms. Arwood was preceded in death by her brother, Howard Arwood.
Marie Arwood has left behind to cherish her memory:
Sister: Eloise LaFollette of Erwin
Brothers: Clarence Arwood of Bristol
Carl Arwood of Jonesborough
Jerry Arwood of Erwin
And several Nieces and Nephews.
The family respectfully requests your presence as we honor and remember the life of Betty Marie Arwood in a graveside service to be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Evergreen Cemetery. Reverend Kevin Laws will officiate. Those who will be attending are asked to meet at Evergreen Cemetery by 1:50 PM for the committal service. Friends and family may visit at the home of Maries sister, Eloise LaFollette, 335 Opekiska Street, Erwin, TN 37650.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Betty Marie Arwood through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.