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Bess Danner Armentrout
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1894
Fort Chiswell
Wythe County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1994
Wythe County
Virginia, USA

Bess Danner Armentrout, 100, of Wytheville, died Tuesday, August 2, 1994 in the Birdmont Nursing Home in Wytheville. Mrs. Armentrout had celebrated her 100th birthday two weeks ago with a large gathering of family and friends.

The funeral will be held 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 4, in St. Paul United Methodist Church in Wytheville. The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening, August 3, at Barnett Funeral Home. Burial will be in Wytheville's East End Cemetery.

Mrs. Armentrout was born near Ft. Chiswell on July 17, 1894 to James Andrew and Belle Loflin Danner. She was married for 48 years to William S. Armentrout, a Norfolk and Western Locomotive Engineer. Mr. Armentrout died shortly after retirement in 1960.

Bess and Bill Armentrout were the parents of six children, all of them living. They are, Frankye Armentrout of Wytheville, William V. (Jake) Armentrout of Decatur, Ala., Allene Collins of Abingdon, Olin Armentrout of Max Meadows, James Armentrout of Gray, Tenn., and Margaret Ann Carper of Colonial Heights; also the five spouses of her children; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to the Building Fund of St. Paul United Methodist Church in Wytheville.

Barnett Funeral Home in Wytheville is in charge of the arrangements.

Published in the Roanoke Times; Thurs., Aug. 4, 1994.

(Obit provided courtesy of Barbara Chittum Hutchens.)
Family links: 
  James Andrew Danner (1853 - 1941)
  Missouri Belle Lofflin Danner (1868 - 1948)
  William St. Clair Armentrout (1892 - 1960)*
  Frankye D Armentrout (1913 - 2003)*
  Olin F. Armentruot (1927 - 2010)*
  Olin F. Armentrout (1927 - 2010)*
  Joseph Samuel Danner (1880 - 1955)**
  Newton Gleaves Danner (1881 - 1964)**
  Fred Newell Danner (1882 - 1956)**
  Kelley Cleveland Danner (1884 - 1914)**
  Bess Danner Armentrout (1894 - 1994)
  Mary C. Danner Hudson (1896 - 1984)*
  James Harrison Danner (1897 - 1982)*
  Willie D Anderson (1899 - 1994)*
  Laura J Danner Blanchard (1903 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
East End Cemetery
Wythe County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Rich Kreiss
Record added: Sep 08, 2009
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Bess <i>Danner</i> Armentrout
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Bess <i>Danner</i> Armentrout
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Bess <i>Danner</i> Armentrout
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Rest In Peace, Wife of 2nd Cuzzin' 2xr!!!
- The Gnat's Friend
 Added: Apr. 4, 2013

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