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 Merkle Bethana <I>Ford</I> Armstrong

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Merkle Bethana Ford Armstrong

  • Birth 3 Apr 1926 Avery, Red River County, Texas, USA
  • Death 15 Feb 2008 Texas, USA
  • Burial Avery, Red River County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 65969918

d/o N. N. (Doc) Ford & Corda Murphy Ford

Merkle B. Armstrong: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice

Houston Chronicle (TX) - February 17, 2008

Deceased Name: Merkle B. Armstrong

TX United States

MERKLE B. ARMSTRONG, 81, of Galena Park, passed away Feb. 15, 2008. She was born April 3, 1926 in Avery, Texas, daughter of N.N."Doc" Ford and Corda Murphy Ford. She was a member of Galena Park Methodist Church since 1946. She was a former member of the Galena Park Chapter of Eastern Star, the United Methodist Women, Crosby Quilt Guild and G.P. Garden Club. She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Oscar E. Armstrong, Sr.; children, Oscar Jr.& Betty Armstrong; Myra & Earl Neves; Charles Sr.& Carol Armstrong; Bert & Pam Armstrong and Dena & Bruno Rodriguez; by sisters, Alma Cunningham and Virginia Cole; as well as by 19 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, Feb. 18 at Galena Park United Methodist Church, 1705 1st Street, Galena Park. She will be laid to rest Tuesday, Feb. 19 at Avery Cemetery in Avery, Texas. Visitation will be Sunday, Feb. 17 from 4-8:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home.

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  • Created by: Karin Huffman Galindo
  • Added: 21 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65969918
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Merkle Bethana Ford Armstrong (3 Apr 1926–15 Feb 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65969918, citing Avery Cemetery, Avery, Red River County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Karin Huffman Galindo (contributor 46795988) .