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Beulah Tefft

October 4, 1921 — January 15, 2019

Beulah Tefft

Beulah Lorene Tefft, 97, of Arcola, IL passed away at 1:32 P.M. on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at Arcola Health Care.

Visitation will be held from 4:30 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at the Edwards Funeral Home, 221 East Main St., Arcola, IL.  Graveside services will be held at 11:30 A.M. on Friday, January 18, 2019 in the Tamaroa Cemetery in Tamaroa, IL.

Beulah was born on October 4, 1921 in Waltonville, IL.  She was a daughter of Joseph and Anna (Barnett) Pitman.  She married Harold Morris Tefft on November 14, 1938 in Missouri.  He passed away on May 19, 1977.

Survivors include one daughter: Susan Conner and her husband Jack of Arcola, IL; one granddaughter: Denise Kielhorn of Arcola, IL; and two great-grandchildren: Markas and Caylie Kielhorn.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one brother, Lawrence; two half-brothers, Earl and Alford; and one half-sister: Madge.

Beulah loved to ball room dance, fishing and coloring.

Memorials may be made to Arcola Co-Yo or the Arcola High School Band.

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

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