Arnell Plemons Ewing, 93, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008.

She was born Feb. 14, 1914, to William and Hester Plemons in Waco. She had three brothers and three sisters. She graduated from Crawford High School in Crawford in 1932. On April 13, 1935 she married Arvon Montraville Ewing. They had three sons, Arvon M. Ewing Jr., James R. Ewing and William B. Ewing. Arnell was a member of Parkdale Baptist Church and The Order of the Eastern Star-chapter 1044 Independence Lodge. She served as Worthy Matron of her Eastern Star Chapter. Arnell was an accomplished gardener and artist, particularly in the medium of water colors.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, A.M. Ewing; son, A.M. Ewing Jr.; brothers, Virgil, Rayburn, and Dwight Plemons; and sisters, Wilma Taggart, Mosell Lobdell, and Doris Freeman.

She is survived by sons, James R. Ewing (Harriet), William B. Ewing, and daughter-in-law, Darlene (Arvon M.) Ewing, all of Corpus Christi; seven grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, in the Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Seaside Memorial Park.

Memorials can be made in Arnell's memory to the charity of your choice.

Sawyer-George Funeral Homes