Arnita Jean Cox Crust, homemaker, was born May 19, 1927, and departed this life on Feb. 15, 2013.
A celebration of her life will be Saturday, Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. at Western Hills Baptist Church, 507 Western hills Trail, Granbury, Texas 76049.
Arnita was born in Linn County, Kan. to Elmer and Olive Cox. She married Raymond Boyce Crust on Nov. 24, 1946. To this union three children were born: Son, Dwight Crust and two daughters, Debbie Cantrell and Donna Ives. They were the light of her life. Arnita had six grandchildren, Lt. Col. Christopher Cantrell, Scott Cantrell, Stephen Crust, David Crust, Randy Crust and Aletha Ives Mathis. She had seven great-grandchildren.
Arnita was a member at Western Hills Baptist Church, The Rock Harbor Rockettes and The Lake Granbury Vintage Car Club.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and her son, Dwight.
Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Raymond Crust, daughters Debbie Cantrell and husband Gene, Donna Ives and husband Roger, her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, a niece and nephew and many loving family members and friends.