Born 10-10-1926 -- Died 10-22-2003
Bethel Arnold Moody was born Oct. 30, 1926, in Calico Rock, Ark., the daughter of Bud and Mollie Lucy. She died Oct. 22, 2003, in Harrison, Ark., at the age of 76 years. She was a member of Eagle Heights Baptist Church in Harrison.She married Thurla Arnold who preceded her in death. To this union one son, Gary Stephen Arnold was born. Gary preceded her in death, as did her parents.
Survivors are her husband, John Moody Jr. of Salem, Ark.; six stepchildren -- Sue Lakey of Little Rock, Jerry, Michael, Johnny Moody and Connie Moody Bray, all of Salem and Steve Moody of Pocahontas; her sister, Erlene King, her brother, Billy Ray Lucy and his wife, Sue, all of Calico Rock; several nieces and nephews -- Jim and his wife, Joannie of Calico Rock, and Nancy King Kemp of Calico Rock, Sandye Lucy Perryman and her husband, Steve, of Ozark, Mo., and Clint and Amanda Lucy of Waldron, Ark.; great nieces and nephews -- Jamie King and wife, Michelle, of Cave City, Ark., Jerred King, Amy Kemp Stevenson and husband, Brett of Calico Rock and Sara and Samuel Perryman of Ozark, Mo.; great-great-nephews -- Kobe and Cy King of Cave City, and several cousins.
The funeral service was Oct. 25 at First Baptist Church in Calico Rock with Jess Sumrall officiating. Interment followed in Moody Cemetery at Iuka, Ark.
Her nephews were the pallbearers. Arrangements were under the direction of Howard Funeral Home of Calico Rock, Ark.