Teddy is absent from the body, present with the Lord, leaving behind on December 23 his parents, Tom and Marilyn Arthur; his sister, Grace Andrews, her husband, Zach Andrews, and their sons, Eli, Rowan, and Judah; and aunts and uncles, Jill, Susan, Mike, Teri, and families. He was 41, attended Trinity Presbyterian Church, and enjoyed the activities of Joni and Friends, a ministry for the disabled.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory S.O. Joni and Friends, online at joniandfriends.org or locally at P.O. Box 526, Talent 97540.