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Bernita L. Arnett

July 23rd, 1925 – January 24th, 2021

Bernita L. Arnett, 95, of Table Grove, IL, passed away at 2:30 pm on Sunday, January 24, 2021 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, IL. She was born on July 23, 1925 in Canton, IL, the daughter of Jesse and Laila (DeFord) Ames. Bernita married Max Harold Arnett on June 5, 1946 in Ipava, IL. Max preceded Bernita in death on September 2, 2009.

Also preceding her are her parents and 2 brothers, Ernest Wendell and Donald Ames.

Survivors include her 2 sons, Lyle (and Dorothy) Arnett of Lewistown, IL and Terry (and Diana) Arnett of Table Grove, daughter, Cathy (and Mike) Ulmer of Table Grove, 6 grandchildren, Rhonda (and Tony) Wherley, Darren Arnett, Aimee (and Geoff) Bond, Ryan (and Laura) Arnett, Matt (and Kate) Ulmer, and Mandy (and George) Holman and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was a bookkeeper at Farr Farm Service in Table Grove for several years. She also worked at Speer’s Grocery in Table Grove.

Bernita was a member of the Vermont Christian Church. She loved gardening, cooking, and baking for her family. She was a very loving mother and grandmother.

Services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria, IL. Pastor Cody Stinnett will be officiating. A visitation will take place 1 hour prior to the service on Saturday. Interment will be in the Harris Cemetery in Table Grove. Memorials will be in the Vermont Christian Church.

Condolences


January 26th, 2021

Our deepest sympathy to the Arnette family in the passing of Bernita. Her loving memories will live on through you all. Lorenda & Alvin Spilker.

January 26th, 2021

Our deepest condolences to all of the family. Prayers of peace and comfort. Jere and Paula Greuel

January 26th, 2021

Please accept our sympathy at the passing of Bernita we are praying for you to feel God's love and comfort during this difficult time Rodney and Theresa Keefauver

January 26th, 2021

Please accept our sympathy at the passing of your dear, sweet mother. We are lifting each of you in prayer. Rick and Kathy Heller

January 26th, 2021

Please except my sympathy at the loss of Bernita , she was a wonderful woman. Prayers for your families. Donna Horwedel

January 26th, 2021

So sorry to hear of Bernita's passing. She was a warm and caring person who was loved by all. My prayers are with all the family during this time. Sharon Green Dennis Lewis

January 26th, 2021

We send our heartfelt sympathy to all of you at the passing of dear Bernita. She was such a sweet lady. Keeping you all in our prayers. Don and Marla Butcher

January 26th, 2021

Bernita was the kindest, sweetest lady I ever met. My condolenscenses to you all. Judy Wilson

January 26th, 2021

Please know we are saddened by the passing of this wonderful lady. Our condolences to your family.🌹🌹 Marlin & Blanca McCormick

January 26th, 2021

She was a true gem and she will be greatly missed, our prayers for the family. Genn and Rita Wilcoxen

January 27th, 2021

Deepest sympathy on the lose of a dear sweet lady. Paula Petru

January 27th, 2021

So very sorry you are in my thoughts and prayers. Sharon and Randall Stracker

January 27th, 2021

We did not know Bernita well except that she was a kind, Christian woman. But we know that she had three wonderful children and super grandchildren. Our sincere sympathy to the family, Warren and Rita Potter

January 29th, 2021

I am sorry to hear about Bernita's passing. She was moms roommate at Heartland and mom misses her so much. Mom thought a lot of Bernita. I have met

January 29th, 2021

I have met her but she was often asleep when I was there. I am sorry for your loss. God bless you.

January 29th, 2021

Deepest sympathy for the family and friends of Bernita Arnett. May God comfort you in your grief.

January 29th, 2021

Kathy Cregger

January 29th, 2021

Deepest sympathy for the family and friends of Bernita Arnett. May God comfort you in your grief. Kathy Cregger

January 29th, 2021

Heartfelt sympathy in the loss of yout dear mother. Thoughts and prayers that God will comfort your heart and give you peace. Gary & Cheryl Matteson

January 29th, 2021

We are sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and pray you may be comforted during this time. Bob and Melba Baker

January 30th, 2021

We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

January 30th, 2021

We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.Jerry and Vickie Markley and Jerry Jr.

January 30th, 2021

Lyle, Terry, Cathy and family: So Sorry to hear of your loss Bernita was great gal we had lots of good times with your mom and dad. Thoughts and prayers to you all. Joe Hughes

January 30th, 2021

My deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother. I always enjoyed our visits when our families got together. A very sweet and kind person. Will keep you in my thoughts and prayers as you lay her to rest. Martha Vaughn

January 31st, 2021

I am so sorry for your family's loss. Keeping you all close in thought and prayer. Wanda Shannon