Theodessa ‘Theo’ Arms


Theodessa “Theo” Arms, 76, of Liberty Hill passed away January 1, 2018. She was born June 15, 1941 to Marvin and Mary Ann Jackson McFarland.

Theo was a member if The Eastern Star; former Worthy Matren, she was also a member of Bertram Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She retired from U.T. Health Center in Austin. After retirement she did home health care in Burnet & Williamson Counties. She also had a wonderful sense of humor.

She is survived by daughters Connie Durkin of Liberty Hill and Dianne Beeson (Eric) of Cedar Park, a sister Mary Dieckman and her children Danielle, Chris and Zac, brothers William McFarland of Austin and James McFarland of Temple. Theo is also survived by 4 grandchildren Kelly, Dusti, Kristine and Shay; and 2 great grandchildren Lillian and Tristan.

Theo was preceded in death by her parents and husband Marvin Arms in 2009.

Visitation will be held Thursday January 4, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Burnet. Funeral Service will be held Friday January 5, 2018 at Bertram Cumberland Presbyterian Church at 10:00 am with interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bertram Cumberland Presbyterian Church or the Leander Eastern Star Scholarship fund.

Arrangements were under the direction of Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Burnet.
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