Willa Belle Arflack & William E. Arflack*******
We congratulate National Active
and Retired Federal Employees Association members
William E. Arflack and Willa Belle Arflack of Marion,
KY., who celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Feb. 22, 2007. They
were married in Marion in 1947. They owned and operated one of the first
TV and appliance stores in Marion for several years along with raising
and showing champion Fox-trotting show horses.
Mr. Arflack retired from the U.S. Postal Service as
a rural letter carrier, and Mrs.Arflack retired from the local Production
Credit Association office in Marion. Mrs. Arflack enjoys gardening as a
hobby, and is a member of the local Home-makers Club. Mr. Arflack, a World
War II veteran, is an accomplished stained glass window maker.
They have been members of Marion Baptist Church for
over 50 years.
Mr. Arflack is the son of the late George and Deedie
Arflack. He was raised in the Mattoon area.
Mrs. Arflack is the daughter of the late Ray and Dezzie
Horning. She was raised in Marion. They raised three children, the late
William Ray Arflack, Mary Jo Delaney of Louisville and Donald G. Arflack
They have two granddaughters, three step grandchildren,
and three step great grandchildren.
The couple resides in Marion where they have lived
at the same address for 50 years.
Thursday, April 02, 2009
MARION, Ky. — William Edwin Arflack,
87, of Marion died Tuesday at Crittenden Health Systems.
Mr. Arflack was a retired rural
postal carrier, a member and deacon of Marion Baptist Church, a U.S. Army
World War II veteran, a member of Bingham Lodge No. 256 F&AM and a
member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees.
Survivors include his wife, Willa
Belle Arflack; one daughter, Mary Jo Delaney of Louisville; one son, Donald
Arflack of Marion; one brother, George E. Arflack of Lexington; two sisters,
Virgie Reisinger of Lexington and Grace Blair of Owensboro; two grandchildren;
three stepgrandchildren; and three stepgreat-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one
son, William Ray Arflack; three brothers; and three sisters. His parents
were George and Deedie Brantley Arflack.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday
at Marion Baptist Church. Burial will be at Mapleview Cemetery in Marion.
Friends may call from 6 until 9
p.m. today at Myers Funeral Home in Marion and after 10 a.m. Friday at
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