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Nelrose L. Scott Armstrong-Mefford
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1928
Death: Jul. 31, 2007


Madison Courier---August 1, 2007
Madison Courier---August 2, 2007


Nelrose L. Scott Armstrong-Mefford, 78, of Madison, died Tuesday, July 31, 2007 in Madison.

She was born Dec. 31, 1928, in Sanders, Ky., the daughter of Howard S. and Ruby Bales Scott. She was raised in Carroll County, Ky., before moving to Switzerland County in 1945 and later relocating to Brooksburg. She worked for nine years as a top stitcher for the U.S. Shoe Corporation in Vevay. She then began a 21-year career as an attendant at the Madison State Hospital. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, cooking, flowers and watching butterflies. She was a member of the Brooksburg Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas O. Mefford, whom she married Oct. 13, 1992, in Carrollton, Ky.; one daughter, Rosie Adams of Brooksburg; one stepson, Gary Mefford of Providence, Ky.; five sisters, Nancy Danger of Garner, Iowa, Mary Seel of Madison, Judy Zearing of Madison, Ruby Manuel of Madison and Eva McKinley of Hanover; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several step grandchildren, step great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Martin T. Armstrong, whom she married Dec. 28, 1946, and who died Oct. 6, 1982; one daughter, Patricia A. "Patty" Skirvin, who died Sept. 7, 2005; her parents; four sisters, Sarah Virginia Scott, Eunice Sharon, Jennie King-Ford and Dora E. Lewis; two brothers, Martin Scott and Robert Scott; and three step sons, Norman Joe, Dennis Ray and David Mefford.

The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Brooksburg Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today and Friday from 9 a.m. until the service at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Brooksburg Cemetery or Hospice of King's Daughters' Hospital. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.

Courier-Journal---August 2, 2007

MADISON ARMSTRONG-MEFFORD, NELROSE L. SCOTT, 78, died Tuesday, July 31, 2007. Funeral: 1 p.m. Friday, Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. Thursday, after 9 a.m. Friday.

News-Democrat---August 8, 2007

MADISON, Ind. Nelrose L. Scott Armstrong-Mefford, 78, of Madison, died Tuesday, July 31, 2007, at her residence.

Funeral services were Friday, Aug. 3, at Morgan & Nay Funeral Center, 325 Demaree Drive, Madison, with the Rev. Howard Wade officiating. Burial was in Brooksburg, Cemetery, Brooksburg, Ind.

Mrs. Armstrong-Mefford was born Dec. 31, 1928, in Sanders, Ky., the daughter of the late Howard S. and Ruby Bales Scott. She was reared in Carroll County, moving to Switzerland County, Ind. in 1945 and later moving to Brooksburg.

She married Martin T. Armstrong on Dec. 28, 1946, in Carroll County. He died on Oct. 6, 1982.

She married Thomas O. Mefford on Oct. 13, 1992.

She worked for nine years as a top stitcher for U.S. Shoe Corporation in Vevay, Ind. She was also an attendant at Madison State Hospital, retiring after 21 years of service.

She was a member of Brooksburg Baptist Church.

She enjoyed reading, crocheting, flowers, cooking and watching butterflies.

Survivors include her husband, Thomas, Madison; a daughter and her husband, Rosie and Ed Adams, Brooksburg, Ind.; a stepson and his wife, Gary and May Mefford, Providence, Ky.; five sisters, Nancy Danger, Garner, Iowa, Mary Seel, Judy Zearing and Ruby Manuel, all of Madison, and Eva McKinley, Hanover, Ind.; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; several step-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband; a daughter, Patricia A. "Patty" Skirvin who died Sept. 7, 2005; a son-in-law, Ira L. Skirvin who died May 10, 2003; four sisters, Sarah Virginia Scott, Eunice Sharon, Jennie King-Ford, and Dora E. Lewis; her brothers, Martin and Robert Scott; and three step-sons, Norman Joe, Dennis Ray and David Mefford.

Memorials may be directed toward Brooksburg Cemetery or Hospice of King's Daughters' Hospital. Cards are available at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family via the funeral home' Web site at www.morgan-nay.com.


 
 
Burial:
Brooksburg Cemetery
Brooksburg
Jefferson County
Indiana, USA
 
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