MANSFIELD, Arjanta Cole George, 86, of Marysville, OH, formerly of Bloomingdale, OH died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at Memorial Hospital in Marysville, OH.
She was born March 18, 1928, in Akron, OH, a daughter of the late Lawrence and Genevieve (Graham) Cole.
Lovingly known as "Nannie," her faith, love, and strength all accounted for a life that will touch and inspire generations of family and friends. Her life was a triumphant and incredible walk with Jesus. Arjanta retired from the Village of Wintersville Public Utilities in 1989. She was a member of Bloomingdale United Methodist Church, their United Methodist Women and loved singing in the choir.
She was also a member of the Woodland Garden Club. After moving to Marysville last fall, she began worshipping at the First United Methodist Church in Marysville and was a member of their Women in Mission Evening Circle.
She was also a member of Memorial Hospital of Union County Auxiliary Twig 8.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, William H. George, on Jan. 30, 1988; her second husband, Dana R. Mansfield on Jan. 27, 2014; and her son, William Keith George.
She is survived by her daughter, Sherrill (Tom) Harmon of East Liberty, OH; son, Larry (Debbie) George of Marysville, OH, and daughter-in-law Debra K. George of Chesapeake, VA; 11 grandchildren, 16 great- grandchildren and number 17 expected in October; sisters, Betty Clark and Donna Lewis of Winterville, Audrey (Dick) Poole of Beverly Hills, Florida, and Richard (Janet) Cole of Jasper, Georgia.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Rd., Wintersville, OH on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. Burial at Fort Steuben.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be sent to Bloomingdale United Methodist Church, 113 High St., Bloomingdale, OH 43910.
Send condolences to www.shorac.com.