Teresa Arnold, age 56, of Jackson, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau.  She now rests in the arms of Jesus.

She was born February 5, 1960 in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Melvin and Kathryn Sterling Smith-Nations. She and William Arnold were married August 14, 1990.

Loving survivors include William, her mother, Kathryn Nations, and a daughter, Christina Clasby all of Jackson; two grandsons, Tim Clasby of Kirksville, Missouri and Hunter Chambers of Jackson; three sisters, Cheryl Smith, Vicki (Steve) Bollinger and Rhonda (Earl Wayne) Johnson all of Jackson; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father.

A private gathering was arranged by the family.

Cremation was accorded by McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.

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