|Birth: ||Sep. 17, 1928|
|Death: ||Nov. 14, 1996|
Harold Francis Armbrister, age 68, of Draper, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 1996 at his home. He was born in Max Meadows on Sept. 17, 1928, the son of the late Robert Wiley Armbrister and Hattie Fisher Armbrister. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Ethel Baker Armbrister, and a son, Geoffrey Armbrister.
He was a member and deacon of the Draper's Valley Presbyterian Church, a graduate of Bluefield College, a member of the Pulaski Rotary Club, the Draper Ruritan Club, and was a retired manager of the United Cities Gas Co., Pulaski.
Surviving are one daughter-in-law, Connie Armbrister, Marion; two grandchildren, Harold Scott Armbrister and Eric Lynn Armbrister, both of Marion; three sisters, Eva Worrell, Fort Chiswell, Lillian Corvin, Wytheville, and Elizabeth Hurt, Anderson, Ind.; one brother, Paul F. Armbrister, Claytor Lake; three sisters-in-law, Frances B. Dent and Mrs. Russ Crockett, both of Wytheville, and Mrs. William Hannan, Tucson, Ariz.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Nov. 18, at 11 a.m. in Draper's Valley Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Preston O. Sartelle Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, Nov. 17, at Stevens Funeral Home from 2 to 6 p.m. The family will receive friends after the service Monday, Nov. 18, in the fellowship hall of the Draper's Valley Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers the family wishes that memorials be made to the Draper's Valley Presbyterian Church, Route 1, Draper, VA 24324.
Stevens Funeral Home in Pulaski is in charge of arrangements.
Published in the Smyth County News & Messenger; Sat., Nov. 16 1996.
Robert Wiley Armbrister (1884 - 1955)
Hattie Lenora Jane Fisher Armbrister (1888 - 1985)
Ethel P Baker Armbrister (1908 - 1995)
Geoffrey Lynn Armbrister (1952 - 1991)*
Lois Armbrister Dunford (1919 - 1974)*
Eva Louise Armbrister Worrell (1921 - 2004)*
Harold Francis Armbrister (1928 - 1996)
Draper Valley Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Created by: Rich Kreiss
Record added: Dec 04, 2010
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