Connie was born in Brimson, Missouri in 1927. The oldest of five siblings, her mother died when she was 10yrs old; she then became the mother figure to her siblings. She traveled the world, first Panama, England and Paris and the U.S... She had numerous jobs in the retail field; and worked as a painter with husband slim before returning in Las Vegas. She met and married Slim Arendell in Las Vegas, and had many years together. They were partners in everything. She had two daughters; Rita & Deana, 6 grandchildren and many great grandchildren; two great, great grandchildren.
She passed away on Feb.19th and has gone to join her husband Slim, who died on Feb. 6 2019.
Connie will be greatly missed. She was beloved by all who knew her.