|Birth: ||Mar. 10, 1908|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1984|
LAMAR COUNTY ECHO, 23 Feb 1984...
Joe Armstrong, Rt.#1, Arthur City, died Sunday at his home.
Services were held Tuesday, 21 February, at the Chicota Methodist Church with the Revs. Mary Jeffrey and James Sparks officiating. Burial was in Forest Chapel Cemetery by Bright-Holland Funeral Home.
Joe was born in Lamar County, a son of John Robert Armstrong and Rena McCann. He was married to Esther Estelle Gentry on 1 Sep 1928, in Chicota.
Joe Armstrong, a retired farmer, had served as constable in Lamar County for 41 years. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church.
Surviving are his wife, Esther; son, Cloyce Armstrong of Chicota; three brothers, Arch Jackman of Paris, Rob Armstrong of Brookston and Ned Armstrong of Fresno, CA; sisters, Mary King of Paris, Ann Francis of Paris, Lucky Gentry of Paris, Ludy Sparks of Powderly and Leonia Orr of Ojai, CA; 5 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
Esther Estelle Gentry Armstrong (1909 - 1998)
Veda Jo Armstrong Wortham (1929 - 2006)*
Cloyce Roger Armstrong (1931 - 1995)*
Forest Chapel Cemetery
Created by: Linda Moore
Record added: Apr 15, 2011
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