ARNETT, ETHA MAE POWARS, was called home to her Lord and Savior on March 5, 2013.
She will be greatly missed as a wonderful mother, grandmother and friend.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father; a brother; and sister.
She is survived by her only son, Bill Powars (Jan); grandchildren, Beth Salyer (Kevin) and Dan Powars (Tammy); step-grandchildren, Beth Johnson, Suzy Whatley (Matt) and Brian Ubelhart; 10 great-grandchildren, Holly, Morgan, Jeff, Brandon, Zach, Jared, Jana, Tanner, Mason and Landon; one great-great-grandchild, Kayliana Grace; and a sister, Helen Claunch; along with several nieces and nephews; and close friend, Louis Howard.
A special thanks to the staff of Signature South for their support and loving care, especially Cheryl, Lisa H., Leslie J., Rhonda, Kim and Stephanie.
Visitation will be held Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with funeral service to begin at 1:30 p.m. at Keenan's Funeral Home, 4724 Dixie Hwy., at Rockford Lane, with interment at Bethany Memorial Cemetery.
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