Funeral services for Mrs. Arlene G. Spurlin, age 62 of Sylacauga, will be today at 2:00 P.M. at Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville with Reverend Jimmy Bray officiating. Burial will follow in the Chosea Springs Community Cemetery. Mrs. Spurlin passed away on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at the Coosa Valley Nursing Home. Born in Eastaboga, she was a former resident of Carrollton, Georgia, but had lived in Alabama for the last 18 years. Mrs. Spurlin was the owner and operator of Chevron stores in Cuba and York Alabama. A graduate of West Georgia College with a degree in accounting, Mrs. Spurlin constantly challenged herself to learn new things. She was the author of children's books, and loved to crochet and bake. Mrs. Spurlin is survived by three daughters: Kimberly Arlene Spurlin of Talladega, Kathy Jo Hazelwood (Steven) of Tampa, FL and Sarah Jane Edmondson (Nathan) of Chelsea; three sons: James M. Spurlin (Charmin) of Tampa, FL, Jessie Lee Spurlin (Charlotte) of Talladega and Michael G. Spurlin Jr. (Marsha) of Clay County, AL. Mrs. Spurlin is also survived by Michael G. Spurlin Sr. of Talladega, 3 sisters, 4 brothers, and 12 grandchildren: Michael III, Marshall, Greg, Melanie, Noah, Kacey, Adam, Anna, Jessie C., Jaciee, Logan and Andrew. Pallbearers will beJames Spurlin, Jessie Spurlin, Michael Spurlin III, Marshall Spurlin, and Mike Spurlin. The family will receive friends at Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville today until service time. Share memories or on-line condolences at www.benefieldfuneralhome.com
Flowers will be accepted, however the family prefers memorial contributions be made to assist with funeral expenses. Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville in charge of the arrangements.