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Lillian P. Arrowood

February 20, 2020

Burial Date: February 25, 2020

Chambers & Grubbs Funeral Home - Independence Location 11382 Madison Pike Independence, KY Feb. 25, 7 p.m.

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Lillian Pack Arrowood, age 99, of Independence, KY (formerly of Paintsville, KY) passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020. She was a retired Teacher (after 37 ½ years) for Paintsville City School System, a member of the Kentucky Retired Teacher’s Association, a member of Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Independence, KY, and a member of Homemakers. Lill’s passion was to make a difference in the lives of people. She was recognized by the American Cancer Society for Volunteering and was a former member, WMU attendee and Sunday School Teacher for First Baptist Church in Paintsville, KY. Her sweet disposition and kind words of encouragement for everyone continued to impact lives even in her last days as a resident of Baptist Village Care Center. Her husband, Paul Matthew Arrowood and her siblings, Bill Pack, Hazel Parker, Troy Pack, Helen Patton, James Pack, Mary Richmond, P.D. Pack all preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughter Janee Owen (Tom); granddaughter, Melissa Owen Willis; and great granddaughter, Brooke Willis. Visitation will be Tuesday, February 25, 2020 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with a Celebration of Life service immediately following at 7 p.m. at Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home in Independence, KY. A second visitation will be held Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 12 noon until time of the Celebration of Life service at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Paintsville, 330 College St, Paintsville, KY 41240. Private interment will be at Highlands Cemetery, 551 Kentucky Rte. 2275, Staffordsville, KY 41256.