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Mamie Matthews Armstrong
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1923
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 2013
Gastonia
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA

GASTONIA ~ Mamie Matthews Armstrong, 90, was a daughter of the late James Edward Alexander Matthews and Sarah Rosa Anna Crowe Matthews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Sylvester Armstrong; sisters, Louvernia Washington and Josephine Coleman; brothers, Johnny Lewis Matthews, Sammie Matthews, James Henry Matthews, Jr., William Matthews, Joseph Matthews, Luther Matthews and George Matthews.
She joined the Third Street Presbyterian Church, Gastonia North Carolina at an early age. and was a faithful member for many years. She was Superintendent over the Sunday School, taught Bible Study, over the Christian Education Department, AN Elder and at Christmas she would fix bags for the children and adults in the church and neighborhood. She wrote the history of the church.
She was a graduate from Highland High School, Class of 1942. First Presbyterian Church Sunday School department sent her to Barber-Scotia College, Concord, North Carolina. She taught school for forty years and a substitute teacher for nineteen years serving at Jackson Knob, H.H. Beam, Lingerfeldt, Pleasant Ridge and Forest Height Elementary schools.
Burial will be at Gaston Memorial Park.
Costner Funeral Home is handling the funeral arrangements.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Oct. 16, 2013 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sylvester Armstrong (1920 - 1985)
 
Burial:
Gaston Memorial Park
Gastonia
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Sue Leitzsey Bradley
Record added: Oct 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118797034
Mamie <i>Matthews</i> Armstrong
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 Added: Oct. 16, 2013
 
 
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