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Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home
Thursday August 26th, 2021

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Betty Armstrong

Betty Jean Braswell Armstrong, 84, passed away on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Oak Tree Manor in Amory. She was born on March 24, 1937 in Belzoni, MS to William Claude and Alma Beatrice Jefferies Braswell. She attended school in Belzoni and graduated from Delta State University. For many years, she worked for McCoy Manufacturing and later retired from the Monroe County Health Department. She married Harold Presley Armstrong in 1956 and she was a faithful member of Becker Baptist Church and loved to listen to sermons even after she was able to attend. She enjoyed reading and shopping always looking for a bargain.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 26, 2021 at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Green and Bro. Greg Worthey officiating. Burial will follow in the Masonic Cemtery.

She is survived by her daughter, Teresa Taylor (Joey) of Amory; two sons, Justin Brooks Kennedy (Heidi) of Tupelo and David Lee Kennedy of Amory; two brothers, Bill Braswell and Denon Braswell; two grandchildren, Tara Farnham and Pam Bennett (Steven); 5 great grandchildren; and 7 great great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harold Armstrong; and one sister, Mavis Ray.

Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Condolences may be shared with the family at clevelandmoffettfuneralhome.com.

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A candle was lit in memory of Betty Armstrong

James Holland Sep 8 2021 11:32 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Armstrong

Myra J Carter Aug 28 2021 12:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Armstrong

Wanda Keith Aug 26 2021 10:15 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Armstrong

Glenda and Jason Keeton Aug 26 2021 8:45 PM

Sending lots of prayers to the family. I will always remember her kind heart and warm smile.

Mary Ellen Braswell Duy Aug 26 2021 12:29 PM

I was so sorry to hear the news of our sweet & kind Aunt Betty Jean. Wish we could there with all of you. God bless her & all her family.

Mary Carol Braswell Milks Aug 26 2021 12:27 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Armstrong

Steve & Pam Turner Aug 25 2021 11:59 PM

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the families.

Bobby and Gail Carter Aug 25 2021 7:29 PM

Such a beautiful
Lady. She will be so missed . in my thoughts and prayers.

Libby hall Aug 25 2021 6:54 PM

Sorry for your loss! Praying for Comfort and Strength for each of you during this difficult time!

Derenda Foreman Aug 25 2021 11:13 AM

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