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Leila Routh Arnett ’37

Leila Routh Arnett ’37, passed away Nov. 21, in Louisville, Ky. She was secretary for the Baptist Sunday School Board in Nashville. She was a member of Crescent Hill Baptist Church where she served for many decades in the nursery, and was a member of the Agape Sunday School Class. In Nashville she sang in a trio with lifelong friends, and in later years she enjoyed participating with her church’s “Singing Seniors.” After spending many years typing dissertations and theses for seminary students, she taught English in the Jefferson County Public Schools until her retirement from Southern Middle School in 1984. Leila was active with the John Marshall Chapter of the DAR, Crescent Hill Women’s Club, and Friendship International.