Floral 13

Arlene Joyce (Webb, Showerman) Harle

June 9, 1928 ~ September 1, 2020 (age 92)


Arlene Joyce (Webb, Showerman) Harle of Jackson, has entered her new life in Heaven on September 1, 2020.  She was born to Lloyd and Eunice (Cogswell) Webb on June 9, 1928.  Arlene was employed by Kent-Moore and Kent-Moore Credit Union.  She became a member of Ganson Street Baptist Church in 1949.  She spent many winters in Largo, Florida, working in travel resort park offices.  Arlene enjoyed traveling to Alaska, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Canada, Europe, China, Israel, and Egypt.  She enjoyed photography, journaling, and crafts, especially the design and creation of custom counted cross stitch pictures for family and friends. 

Arlene is survived by four sons, David (Robin) Showerman, Gary (Carolyn) Showerman, Bradford (Leda) Showerman, and Brian Showerman, as well as step-daughter Jean (Ed) Chaffin, step-son John Harle, step daughter-in-law Marjorie Harle Morris, “adopted daughter” Bonnie McAuley; grandchildren Cory, Lucas (Maryanne), Matthew (Michelle Jarnigan) Showerman, Rebekah (Martell Mehan) Showerman, Caleb (Tara Martinez) Showerman, and Brent Showerman, step-grandchildren Jason (Alison) Harle, Jenny Vanderpool, Keri (David) Smith, Kera (Tommy) Jeffers, and Chase Vincent.  She is also survived by great-granddaughters Lilly Mehan and Annabelle Showerman, step great-grandchildren Austin, Kylah, Autumn, William, James Harle, Garren and Evan Vanderpool, Silas and Eden Smith, Bryn, Xander, Maks, and Sloan Jeffers.  She is also survived by her sister-in-law Juanita Burns, four nieces and families, cousins, and church family and friends.  Arlene was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Edmund Webb, husbands LaVern Showerman and Robert Harle, infant grandson Benjamin Showerman, and stepson James Harle.  The family would like to extend their appreciation to the Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home for their compassionate care of Arlene. 

The family will greet friends at the Watson Funeral Chapel on Thursday 6-8pm and for one hour before the 11am service at Ganson Street Baptist Church on Friday September 4, 2020 with Rev. Allen Grover and Rev. Don Deaver officiating.  Interment is at Woodland Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Ganson Street Baptist Church Missions Fund, Youth Haven Ranch or Drive-In Ministries.

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September 3, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Watson Funeral Chapel - Jackson
2590 Spring Arbor Road
Jackson, Mi 49203

September 4, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Ganson Street Baptist Church
637 W. Ganson Street
Jackson, Michigan 49201

Celebration of Life
September 4, 2020

11:00 AM
Ganson Street Baptist Church
637 W. Ganson Street
Jackson, Michigan 49201


Ganson Street Baptist Church - Missions Fund
637 W. Ganson Street, Jackson MI 49201
Tel: 1-517-782-8574
Web: https://www.gansonstreet.org/

Youth Haven Ranch
3796 Perrine Road, Rives Junction MI 49277
Tel: 1-517-569-3328
Web: https://www.youthhaven.org/

Drive-In Ministries
P.O. Box 680250, Prattville AL 36068
Tel: 1-334-361-1660
Web: https://www.driveinministries.com/

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