OBITUARY

Bessie Irene Matheny Armstrong

May 23, 1921January 30, 2012

Bessie Irene Armstrong, 90, of Parkersburg passed away Monday, January 30, 2012. She was born May 23, 1921, in Spencer, WV a daughter to the late John and Hettie Holland Matheny. She was a homemaker, and never met a stranger. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Fisher Armstrong, and four brothers. She is survived by her son, Lewis Armstrong, daughter, Drusilla Bumpass, three grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, and two sisters, June Bock, and Lucile Salyers. Service will be Friday, February 3, 2012, at 11 am at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home with Pastor Everett Snyder officiating. Entombment will follow in the Sunset Memory Gardens Mausoleum. Visitation will be Thursday, February 2, 2012 from 5-8 pm at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.sunset parkersburg.com.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, February 2, 2012
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 3, 2012
REMEMBERING

Bessie Irene Matheny Armstrong

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Barbara, cory, and Hayley Dooley

February 7, 2012

Dru and Louis,
I heard about Bessie today. I am so sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful woman and I am sure that she is now happy in heaven in the presence of God and his son Jesus. May God bless you all!

February 2, 2012

Dru and Family:
We are so sorry for your loss. She was a great lady. And we were very lucky to have had the chance to get to know her. You and your family are in our prayers.

Billy and Jennie Dillon

February 2, 2012

To Dru and Family.
We are so sorry for your loss. She's was a great lady. We were very lucky to have had the chance to get to know her. She will be missed. And you and your family are in our prayers.


Billy and Jennie Dillon

Heather Nesselroad

February 2, 2012

Dru I am sorry for your loss, you and your family are in my prayers. She will be missed by many!

Delmer Robinson

February 2, 2012

So sorry for your loss. please accept our condodolences. we will not forget when we bought the pony off her her & her husband, she was a sweet & kind lady.
Delmer & Mildred Robinson

Stacey Whitlatch

February 1, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss. Appears she lived a long life and is with her husband in Heaven. I worked with Dru and went to church with Lewis and his family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Stacey Whitlatch (Jan Lucas' daughter)

Cheryl Matheny Mace

February 1, 2012

So sorry to hear of her passing. I am Denny Matheny's daughter. I remember meeting Bessie a long time ago. She was such a sweet lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Marsha Cade

January 31, 2012

I'm so sorry to hear this...she was truly a sweet, loving lady and will be very missed in our family. God rest her soul. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Marsha Cade, Phyllis Sampson and family

Kim Hall

January 31, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss. Irene, was a wonderful lady and blessed so many people. You are all in my prayers. Love you all, Kim

Dick and Judy Hall

January 31, 2012

Dru, we're thinking of you at the time of your loss. Irene was a very nice lady and I'm sure she'll be missed by everyone who knew her.