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Lewis Henry Armstrong
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Birth: 1881
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 1956
East Gadsden
Etowah County
Alabama, USA

Lewis Henry Armstrong is the son of William Perry Armstrong and Agnes Lillie Chattin Armstrong.



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The obituary for Lewis Henry Armstrong was published in "The Gadsden Times"; newspaper; Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama: November 16, 1956:


LEWIS HENRY ARMSTRONG

Lewis Henry Armstrong, 75, 1407 Jackson Avenue, East Gadsden, died at his home at 10:45 p.m. yesterday after a short illness.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Lakeview Baptist Church with the Revs. Frank Shipley and Floyd Crowe officiating. Burial will be in Forrest Cemetery with Collier-Butler directing.

Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Della Rooks, Gadsden; two brothers, Reuben Armstrong, Gadsden, and Douglas Armstrong, Thomasville, Ga.; a step-daughter, Mrs. H. A. Hood, Chattanooga; two step-sons, W.M. and C.E. Lawson, Birmingham; 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Armstrong was a native and lifelong resident of Etowah County. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Baptist Church.

Active pallbearers will be Thomas Layne and Billy Ray Weathington, Billy Kidd, Ronald Elkins, Coyce Armstrong, W. P. Rooks, Clarence McKee and Ike Owens.

Honorary pallbearers will be H. D. Weathington, Sr., Dennis and Ernest Johnson, Walter Edwards, Bill Nichols, Audry Christopher, Roy Elkins, W. D. Norwood, Silas Newton, Dr. Charles Jordan, A. J. Elton and Lewis Armstrong, Talmadge and Willard Rooks, Morris Little, George Relford and Errol Tatum.

The body will remain at the residence until the hour of service.


 
 
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 Parents:
  William Perry Armstrong (1838 - 1917)
  Agnes Lillie Chattin Armstrong (1854 - 1920)
 
 Siblings:
  Mason Armstrong (1866 - 1938)**
  James Perry Armstrong (1870 - 1951)**
  Wade A. Armstrong (1874 - 1927)**
  Barbara G. Armstrong Rooks (1876 - 1954)*
  Cordelia Armstrong Rooks (1877 - 1969)*
  John William Armstrong (1879 - 1956)*
  Lewis Henry Armstrong (1881 - 1956)
  Nettie Armstrong Little (1886 - 1939)*
  Rube F. Armstrong (1888 - 1977)*
  Douglas A. Armstrong (1892 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Forrest Cemetery
Gadsden
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Judith Nan Lewis
Record added: Jan 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84089641
Lewis Henry Armstrong
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Lewis Henry Armstrong
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Rest in Peace
- Judith Nan Lewis
 Added: Jan. 27, 2012
 
 
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