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Maizell Armstrong

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

MARSTON -- Maizell Armstrong, 83, died Aug. 24, 2008, at her home.

Born Feb. 2, 1925, in Dyer County, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Robert L. and Mabel Coley.

In 1941, in New Madrid, she married Mairl Armstrong who preceded her in death on Aug. 18, 1989.

She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Robert Coley, Eugene Coley and Luther Coley.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Leary and Cindy Armstrong of Sikeston; two grandsons, Gregory Armstrong and his wife, Kristi, of Dexter and Bradley Armstrong of Fort Sam Houston, Texas; two great-grandchildren, Megan and Cole; and a very special friend, Patsy Weaver of Holcomb.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. today at the Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Patsy Weaver will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Greg Armstrong, Brad Armstrong, Arthur Aschcraft, Lynn Atchley, Gary Brown and Jerry Alley.