Inella Arthur

Inella (Cooper) Arthur

EASTHAM Inella (Cooper) Arthur, 89, died peacefully at Liberty Commons Nursing in Chatham on September 12, 2013. She was the wife of James Arthur who predeceased her in March. They had been married for almost 68 years. They met in the Navy during World War II and married after knowing each other for only one week. They devoted their lives to each other and their family. Inella is survived by two daughters, Nora Potts of Eastham and Sue Clark of Brewster and their families. She retired from Eaton Paper Company in Pittsfield in 1978 and moved to Cape Cod where she and Jim started a successful chair caning business. Inella enjoyed her family, her craft endeavors, and her friends at Willy's Gym and estate sales. FUNERAL NOTICE: A graveside service will be planned for later this year in Pittsfield. In lieu of flowers Inella requested that you perform a random act of kindness in her memory. For online condolences, please visit

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Nickerson Funeral Home
87 Crowell Road Chatham, MA 02633
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Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Sept. 15, 2013