SCOTT CITY - Arlene E. Cauthon, age 92, died on Jan. 21, 2021 at the Park Lane Nursing Home in Scott City, KS. She was born on Feb. 21, 1928 in Marienthal, KS, the daughter of Fred Francis and Ethel Leona Forbes Miller. She was a homemaker and farm wife.
In August of 1947, she married Glenn Novak at the Pleasant valley Methodist Church in Wichita County, KS. He passed away July 27, 1990. On Jan. 1, 1994 she married Elmer Cauthon in Scott City, KS. He passed away on March 8, 2005.
Survivors include her three sons, Robert Novak of Modoc, KS, William Novak of Modoc, KS, David Novak of Modoc, KS; one daughter, Deana Novak of Hutchinson, KS; one sister, Donna Ridder of Leoti, KS; and two grandchildren, Brian and Xinjie Novak of Baton Rouge, LA, and Matt Novak of Modoc, KS. She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands, Glenn Novak, and Elmer Cauthon; one grandson; and one brother, Francis Miller.
Private family graveside memorial service will be held at a later date. There will be no calling times. Inurnment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City, KS. Memorials, in lieu of flowers, can be made to the United Methodist Church or the Park Lane Nursing Home in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home; PO Box 553; Scott City, KS, 67871.
Posted online on January 22, 2021