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Emily Mabe Armstrong

Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Death 27 Feb 2008 (aged 75)
Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Burial Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
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Emily Mabe Armstrong

Emily Mabe Armstrong, 75, of Richlands, Virginia, was called to be with the Lord Wednesday, February 27, 2008 in a Tazewell, Virginia hospital following a lengthy illness.

She was born November 30, 1932 in Richlands, Virginia and was the daughter of the late James Franklin and Maudie Keen Mabe, both former Tazewell County, Virginia natives. She was a graduate of Richlands High School and was a former employee of Eastern Isles in Richlands, Virginia and of General Instrument Corporation in Tazewell, Virginia. She was a lifelong resident of the area and was of the Freewill Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Lloyd Armstrong; four sisters, Opal Cook, Goldie Miller, Edna Byrd, and Pauline Mabe; and three brothers, Roy Lee Mabe, James Mabe, and Roy Keene.

She is survived by

Erion Nicole Armstrong of Richlands, Virginia

Billy Dale Armstrong and friend, Shirley Perry of Richlands, Virginia
James Daniel Armstrong and special friend, Crystal Proffitt of Vansant, Virginia

Ex Daughter in Law: Carrie Armstrong of Tazewell, Virginia

Roy Douglas Keen of Richlands, Virginia

Grandchildren: Erica Mae Armstrong, Cheyane Armstrong, Sabrina Armstrong, Shandi Armstrong, Melissa Armstrong, James Armstrong, Jr., Sissy Armstrong, and Jessie Armstrong.

Three Great Grandchildren and Special Friends of the GOLD Staff: Regina and Dixie

Funeral services for Emily Armstrong will be conducted at 2:00pm Monday, March 3, 2008 at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, Virginia with the Rev. Phillip Horton officiating. Interment will follow in Hankins Cemetery in Richlands, Virginia. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family will receive friends at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, Virginia one hour prior to the service on Monday

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  • Created by: Delcia Clifton Alderson
  • Added: 10 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42939330
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emily Mabe Armstrong (30 Nov 1932–27 Feb 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42939330, citing Hankins Cemetery, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Delcia Clifton Alderson (contributor 36415392) .