|Birth: ||Apr. 16, 1928|
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 2009|
Obituary for Dennard Reagan Armstrong
Dennard Reagan Armstrong, age 81 of Richwood, TX, went to be with his Lord and family on Friday October 30, 2009. He was born in Henderson, TX, on April 16, 1928, to Dallas Dow and Myrtle Florence (Dunaway) Armstrong.
Reagan moved to the Brazosport area when he was 16 years old to work for Dow Chemical Co. In 1950 he joined the U.S. Army to serve his country in the Korean War, in the 58th Military Police Co. where he received the Korean Service metal and four bronze service stars and the UN service metal. Upon his return from the service he married Mildred Maurice Kindle in 1963. Together they raised three children. He was a devoted family man and a die-hard Republican. He belonged to many different organizations. He loved being in the outdoors, loved to hunt in the Hill Country and Piney Woods of East Texas, with many big bucks to his name. He also loved to fish the Brazos River for big catfish. He spent many hours working in his yard, keeping it beautiful with many flowers, trees, and especially the bluebonnets that were his pride and joy. He had a heart of gold and would help anyone. He will be greatly missed by all.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 38 years, Mildred Armstrong; and his parents, Dallas Dow and Myrtle Florence Armstrong.
He is survived by his daughters, Betty Kindle Mitcham of Angleton, TX, Pat Mills and her husband, Gilbert, of Baton Rouge, La.; and one son, Shawn L. Morlan and his wife, Kim, of Richwood, TX. He had five grandchildren, Christina Stevens and husband, Kyle, of Clute, TX, Leslie Harper and her husband, B.J., of Lake Jackson, TX, Carl Morlan of Richwood, TX, Ty Reagan Hallmark and her husband, Rodd Rasti, of Washington, DC, Brook Kindle Masoner and husband Scott of Baton Rouge, La. He had four great-grandchildren, Keith and Chloelynn Stephens of Clute, TX, Jonathan and Gage Harper of Lake Jackson, TX. He also is survived by two sisters, Lois Estalene (Armstrong) Norman of Calif., and Sandra Joann (Armstrong) Wessinger and her husband Richard of Beeville, TX, and numerous nieces, nephews, and other extended family and friends.
Funeral services to be conducted 10:30 a.m. Monday November 2, 2009, at the new Restwood Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Restwood Memorial Park. Visitation with the family 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, November 1, 2009.
Pallbearers will be Carl Morlan, Billy Gates, Pete Choate, Billy Wehring, Kyle Stephens, Mike Brady.
In lieu of flowers, memorials contributions may be made to Amed Community Hospice, 8901 Emmett F Lowry Expy, Texas City, Texas 77591. Restwood Funeral Home, 1038 W. Plantation Drive, Lake Jackson, TX 979-297-2121. A Dignity Memorial Provider. Published November 1, 2009
United States Obituary Collection
Name of Deceased: Dennard Reagan Armstrong
Gender: M (Male) Age at Death: 81
Death Date: 30 Oct 2009
Obituary Date: 31 Oct 2009
Newspaper Title: Brazoria County Facts
Dallas Dow Armstrong (1889 - 1947)
Myrtle F Dunaway Armstrong (1906 - 1977)
Mildred Maurice Choate Armstrong (1928 - 2001)
Restwood Memorial Park
Plot: Section 2
Created by: Dusty
Record added: Mar 14, 2010
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