Thelma E. Arons

November 14, 1921 ‒ April 12, 2004

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Thelma E. Arons, 82, of Mount Gilead, Ohio died Monday, April 12, 2004 at her home.

She was a lifelong Morrow County resident, where she was born near Waterford on November 14, 1921, the daughter of the late Clint and Nannie (Whitney) Cover. She was a dedicated and loving mother and grandmother who had worked as a hairdresser for the former Reed’s Beauty Shop in Edison. Thelma enjoyed crocheting, cooking and gardening.

She is survived by three daughters Carolyn Sue (Fulton) Roberts of Wisner, Louisiana, Bonnie (Charlie) Ferrington and Sharon (Kenneth) Smith all of Mount Gilead, Ohio; seven grandchildren Angie, Shane, Jodee, Amy, Kevin, Chad, and Michael; and seven great grandchildren Taylor, Whitney, Jocelyn, Kara, Chase, Conner and Kevin Jr.

She was preceded in death on Feb. 26, 1995 by her husband Wilbert F. Arons whom she married June 9, 1943. Brothers Glenn and Earl Cover and a sister Ruth Olson also preceded her in death.

Friends may call at the Craven Funeral Home in Mount Gilead on Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held there Thursday at 10 a.m. by Pastors Joe Graham and Doug Bryan. Burial will be in Fulton Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the Hospice of Morrow County or Lifeline. Condolences may be expressed to the family at