of Benton, AR
August 16, 1929 - June 24, 2021
Arvella E. Krause, of Benton, Arkansas, passed away on June 24, 2021. She was 91. Arvella was born in Benton on August 16, 1929, a daughter of John W. and Viola Wilson Lovell. She is survived by her daughter, Susan (Bruce) Hobbs; a grandson, Richard Bruce Hobbs all of Cincinnati, Ohio; and her sister, Mary Frances Izard. On June 4, 1950, Arvella was united in marriage to John R. Krause. John preceded her in death. Arvella was very active in the community. As a member of Benton First Baptist Church, she was a Sunday school teacher for over 60 years. A graduate of Benton High School, Arvella enjoyed being treasurer of Shoppach House and her time with the Saline County Art League. Her family enjoyed the results of her gardening and cooking.Arvella is preceded in death by her sisters, Olga Lovell McPhearson, Margie Lovell Willis, Anna Mae Lovell Ball, and her brother, William Lovell. Funeral services for Arvella will be conducted Tuesday, June 29 at noon at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Dr. Rick Grant. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park, Alexander, Arkansas. Visitation will be Monday, June 28 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers the Krause family requests donations be made to the Saline County Art League Friends of the Shoppach House, P.O. Box 662, Benton, AR 72018.
The short time I been knowing seemed like a lifetime. So sweet, humble, and kind. You will be GREATLY missed more then you ever know. Sleep well in the Lords hands until we all meet again. RIL Mrs. Krause
Sorry for your loss. It was a pleasure to care for and love her for the short time I knew her.
thoughts and prayers for the family
Sorry for your loss I know Delinda will truly miss her after spending the last several years with her she was not only an Aunt but also her friend.
Susan and Bruce,I am really sorry to hear about your Mom.Praying for you guys
We love you Susan, Richie and Bruce. We are praying for you as you grieve yet rejoice, also for the wonderful memories of your mother and grandmother. You are in our hearts. We will be in touch later.
I treasured Arvilla's friendship when I lived in Benton, and I remember her willingness to help, her loyalty and compassion. She will be missed by so many.