Paulene B. Arbaugh, age 74 of Circleville, WV, passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at her residence. She was born at Cherry Grove, WV on November 8, 1938, the daughter of the late Berry Bennett and Nellie Robinson Bennett Warner. She married Mayo Clifton Arbaugh, who lives in Circleville. Paulene was a homemaker and attended a one room school on Hunting Ground. She was a Pentecostal by faith.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Arbaugh is survived by: a son, Michael William Arbaugh and wife Kathy of Cherry Grove, WV; 6 sisters, Arlene Mick of Harrisonburg, VA, Floda Vandevander of Cherry Grove, Catherine Arbaugh of Cherry Grove, Barbara Hardy of Broadway, VA, Mabel Mick and husband Robert of Broadway, VA, Mary Marshall and husband Mike of Blue Grass, VA; 3 brothers, Lacy Bennett and wife Mottie of Cherry Grove, Arnold Ray “Sonny” Bennett and wife Wanda of Cherry Grove, John Warner, Jr. and wife Robin of Green Cove Springs, FL; 2 grandchildren, Christina Arbaugh and fiance Rusty Pennington, Clifton Arbaugh; and 2 great-grandchildren, Colton Pennington and Hanna Pennington. In addition to her parents, Paulene was preceded in death by: a sister, Peachie Bennett and her step father, John Warner.
Mrs. Arbaugh's family will receive friends on Saturday, April 27, 2013, 6-8 PM at the Basagic Funeral Home, Franklin, WV. Rev. Andre Crummett will officiate funeral services on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Franklin. Memorials may be made to “the family”, c/o the Basagic Funeral Home, POB 215, Franklin, WV 26807. Memories and words of comfort may be left at www.basagic.com.