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Rita Nadine Steele Arrowood

August 27, 1959 — January 21, 2023

Rita Nadine Steele Arrowood, 63, of Clinton, passed away Saturday, January 21, 2023. Mrs. Arrowood was born in Whitmire, SC, a daughter of the late Conway and Nadine Bostic Steele. She was married to the late James P. Arrowood, Sr.

Surviving are her daughter, Crystal E. Barker of Clinton; grandchildren, Kyle Braswell, Devan Levister, Madison Barker, Cameron Barker, Michael Arrowood; great grandchildren, Braelynn Smith, Kameilla Braswell, Novaleigh Braswell, and Carson Levister; and a god daughter, Treasure Patton. Also surviving are her siblings, Pat Melton, Brice Steele (Brenda), Ronda Jackson, Michael Corder (Deborah), Vince Sanford (Wendy), Wyman Steele, Bryan Steele (Susan), Bit Steele, and Tammy Watson (David); along with many extended family members. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Andy Barker; and siblings, Rusty Steele, Edith Steele and Chavis Lee Corder.

A memorial service for Mrs. Arrowood will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, January 28th, at Breakthrough Tabernacle Church, 122 Whitmire Highway, Joanna, SC 29351. The Rev. Carl Moiser and Mrs. Kathy Moiser will be conducting the service. The family will receive friends following the service at the church and other times at the home of Ms. Rita. 

“And I will come down and talk with thee there: and I will take of the spirit which is upon thee, and will put it upon them; and they shall bear the burden of the people with thee, that thou bear it not thyself alone.” Numbers 11:17

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Saturday, January 28, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Breakthrough Tabernacle Church

122 Whitmire Highway, Joanna, SC 29351

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