Arther W. Marks, 85, of Marshall, died Saturday, March 19, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Vernon R. Maxted and Rev. N. Paul Callahan will officiate. Friends may call Tuesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Antioch Cemetery Association.
Born July 7, 1919, in Shackelford, he was the son of the late Oscar W. Marks and Beulah Crank Marks. On July 30, 1938, in LaMonte, he married Frances Akeman, who preceded him in death Oct. 7, 1997. He had lived in Saline County most of his life and was a farmer. He also worked at the Marshall State School and Hospital, Banquet Foods and Wilson's. He was a member of First Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon and was a member of the Crusaders Sunday school class. He was also a member of the Marshall Senior Center.