Dateline: June 14, 2001
C. Arthur, 85, a retired account executive, died Monday, June 4, 2001, in
services were held at 2 p.m. June 6, 2001, at Gambrell Street Baptist
Arthur was born June 6, 1915, in Crowell and moved to Southland at the age
of six months. He graduated from Southland High School and attended
Wayland Baptist University, where he played football, basketball and
was in the Merchant Marine during World War II and in the U.S. Army during
the Korean Conflict. He graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological
Seminary and served as music and education minister for Baptist churches
in Dalhart, Clarendon, Amarillo, Mineola, Littlefield and Lubbock. He was
a deacon at Gambrell Street Baptist Church and served on various boards of
Wayland Baptist University and Round Rock Childrenís Home. He retired
from A.B. Culbertson Co. as an account executive. He lived in Dallas for
15 years and then in Fort Worth for 20 years.
was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnye Huff Arthur, in 1992. Survivors
include sons, Lynvol of Glen Rose, DíNard of Lubbock, and David Huff of
Saginaw; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one sister,
Madeline Weeks of Wichita Falls; and Violet Dawes Arthur,
the mother of sons, Lynvol and DíNard.
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