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Priscilla C Arney

June 10, 2019

Priscilla C. Arney 88, died Tuesday June 10, 2019 at Newton Medical Center.  She was born December 23, 1930 in Pierre, South Dakota to Charles P and Myrtle (Colbath) McCormick.


On December 30, 1947 she married Kenneth Lyle Spoonemore, Sr. at Ft. Pierre, South Dakota and he preceded her in death in August of 1969.  She later married Jerry K. Arney and he also preceded her in death.


Priscilla was baptized into the First Baptist Church.  She enjoyed cats, birds and spending time sewing, knitting and embroidery. She had a special talent for crocheting and gave many of her creations away to family and friends. She also had an artist’s eye and was an accomplished artist in her younger years making many drawings.


She is survived by her daughter Judith and her husband Rob Stoddard of Newton.  She is also survived by several grandchildren and great grandchildren.


Priscilla is preceded in death by her parents, husbands, two son George M. Spoonemore and Kenneth Spoonemore Jr., daughters Linda Lee Cokeley and Corinne Cecile Spoonemore and one grandson Kelly Ray Spoonemore.


A gathering time with the family present will be 6:30 p.m., to 8:00 p.m. Friday evening at Petersen Funeral Home.  A private family interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery Newton, Kansas.




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