Harriet Arrasmith


CHRISMAN – Harriet B. Arrasmith, 91, of Chrisman, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at Colonial Manor, Danville. She retired from the Chrisman school district as a bus driver.

A funeral service is 1 p.m. Monday, April 22, at Krabel Funeral Home. Burial follows in Woodland Cemetery. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until the service time Monday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Arrasmith was born July 11, 1927, at Ridge Farm, the daughter of the late Daniel and Goldie Yoho Henderson. She married Walter “Bus” Arrasmith, and he preceded her in death.

She is survived by two daughters, Marlena “Marty” (Don) Scrogham of Indianola and Lorri Taylor of Westville; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; a son-in-law: Bob Campbell of Thawville; many nieces and nephews; and her dear friend and roommate at Colonial Manor, Genevieve Neil.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Penny Campbell; a son, Daniel Arrasmith; four brothers; two sisters; and a grandson.

Mrs. Arrasmith was a lifelong resident of Chrisman and a member of the Chrisman Christian Church. She often said that after being a mom, being a school bus driver was the best job she ever had. She loved collecting magnets and asked all of her friends and relatives who traveled to bring a souvenir magnet back for her.

Memorial donations may be made to the Colonial Manor Activity Department.

Online condolences www.krabelfunrealhome.com.