|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1934|
|Death: ||Aug. 11, 2008|
Billie Armstrong 1934 - 2008 Billie was born to Eternal Life on Monday, August 11, 2008, at the age of 74 years. She was born on January 21, 1934 to Ed and Mabel Hobbs in Scraper, OK. She moved to California in 1938 and was raised in the Arvin/Lamont area and attended Arvin schools. Billie Hobbs married Glen Armstrong in 1950 and resided in Arvin until her death. She was employed by Mercy Hospital for 25 years until she retired in 1991. She loved first and foremost her Lord, her family, and her church family. Billie was unique in loving individuals unconditionally and without any expectations. Billie was preceded in death by her loving husband of 39 years, her parents, and her granddaughter, Jennifer Arnold. Billie leaves behind her son and daughter-in-love Olan and Nancy Armstrong; daughter, Rhonda Olivo; daughter and son-in-love, Lisa and Eldon Littlefield; daughter and son-in-love, Laurie and Lonnie Brown; son and daughter-in-love, David and Maria Armstrong; and her sister and brother-in-law, Mary Anne and Eddie Blair. She is the cherished grandmother of 12 and the great-grandmother of 13 precious children, whom she adored immeasurably. She leaves behind many nephews, nieces, relatives, and friends. Billie's family will greet relatives and friends on Sunday, August 17th, at Hillcrest Mortuary from 12-4 p.m. A celebration of life will be conducted at Trinity Family Fellowship, 201 Monroe St., Arvin, 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 18th. Her grandsons will serve as pall bearers. Pastor Lonnie Ferguson will officiate with the interment at Arvin Cemetery.
Published in the Bakersfield Californian on 8/15/2008
Created by: Diana Satterfield
Record added: Aug 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29217633
Added: Feb. 3, 2011