Arteen Merritt, age 90, of Bigelow, formley of Greenbrier, was called home to Heaven on Sunday, March 24, 2013.
She was a homemaker.
Arteen was born in Plummerville, Ark., on Sept. 25, 1922, to James and Mary Elen (Britton) Powell.
Arteen was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers, Cecil, Arthur, Irvin, Johnny and Raymond Powell; four sisters, Ester Byrd, Willie McGinty, Josie McGinty and Nora Risner; husband, A.L. Merritt.
Arteen is survived by one daughter, Jeanette Renfro, and her husband Joe; grandchildren, Kirk and Beth Renfro; and one great-grandson, Jadon Renfro, all of Bigelow; one sister, Vernice Hardy of Greenbrier; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Roller-Chenal Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Roller-Chenal Funeral Home Chapel, 13801 Chenal Parkway, Little Rock, Ark., 501-224-8300.
Burial to follow at Kennerly Cemetery in Roland, Ark.
Family will receive friends after the service at Roland Church of God, located at 29 Beaver Creek Loop, Roland, Ark.