Flemons "Skinnie" Armstrong - Lepanto

Thursday, July 15, 2004

Flemons "Skinnie" Armstrong, 76, of Lepanto died Tuesday, July 6, 2004, at his residence. He was a retired farmer and a Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Agnes Armstrong of Lepanto; a daughter, Lois Criddle of Lepanto; a stepson, Raymond Liles of Palmdale, Calif.; a stepdaughter, Linda Turner of Manila; three sisters, Shirley Burns of Lepanto, Mattie McKinney of South Carolina and Glenda Woods of West Helena; three brothers, Bob Armstrong and Bill Armstrong, both of Mendon, Mich., and Burl "Dude" Armstrong of Lepanto; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Gary Armstrong; a daughter, Barbara Bryan; and a grandson.

The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto with Jim Duffel officiating. Burial was in Potter Memorial Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Chris Bryan, Joey Armstrong, Jack Turner, Todd Gipson, Travis Senter II and Colton Bryan.

The family requests anyone wishing to leave a lasting memorial consider the First Baptist Church Family Life Center in Lepanto or Potter Memorial Cemetery.