Mrs. Lois Lingerfelt Beck Arthur, age 87, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018.
Mrs. Arthur was born in Lumpkin County on February 17, 1931 to the late Marion Cicero, Sr. and Madge Mincey Lingerfelt. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert Keese Arthur; sisters Doris Dillon, Edna Tate, and Bonnie Gardner; brothers Ben Lingerfelt, Hubert Lingerfelt, Ronald Lingerfelt, M.C. Lingerfelt, J. B. Lingerfelt, Gene Lingerfelt and Ralph Lingerfelt. Mrs. Author was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. She fulfilled her calling in life in caring for people, especially during times of loss. Lois provided many delicious desserts and dishes to comfort many families. The holidays bring many precious memories to her family, during which times Lois always baked her famous oatmeal cookies.
Mrs. Arthur is survived by her last sibling and her husband Joyce and David Mize of Dacula; sister in laws Bonnie Lingerfelt and Juhline Lingerfelt, both of Dahlonega; and her special nephew Jeffrey Lingerfelt, of Dahlonega; numerous other nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Thursday, December 6, 2018 in the chapel of Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home. The Rev. Michael Rodgers and the Rev. Lamar Day will officiate. Interment will follow in the Bethlehem Jones Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.
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Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home of Dahlonega, formerly Banister Funeral Home