B. Perry Armstrong
Funeral Date: 3/22/2011

Obituary:
B. Perry Armstrong, age 78, of Banks, AR. died Saturday March 19, at the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR. Born February 11, 1933 at Banks, AR. a son of the late Lee Mack Armstrong and Jesse Agnes McMurry Armstrong he was retired from the U.S. Army Corps. of Engineers as a surveyor, was a Protestant and U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. The Armstrong family had lived in Banks, AR. for many generations. Perry was proud of momma and papa (his grandparents) for providing him with a proper upbringing, teaching him morals, always providing for him and leaving him an inheritance to live in Banks, Ar. Also, preceding him in death was a brother Julius Armstrong. Survivors are 1 daughter Latonia Jantosik and spouse Stephen of St. Louis, MO. 1 grandchild Jessica Jantosik, St. Louis, MO. A sister in law Wanda Armstrong, Banks, AR. and a nephew Travis Wayne Armstrong of Texas. Graveside services with military honors were 2:00 p.m. Tuesday March 22, at McFarland Cemetery in Banks, AR. with Rev. Bob Inmon officiating. Arrangements were by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Don Schwebel, Joe Craig, Jeffrey Cathey, Kneath Loomis, Roger Lephiew and Danny McDiarmid. Honorary pallbearers were Joe Bradfore, Donny McMurry, Jimmy Tucker, Terry Tucker and members of Lee Mack Hunting Club. Memorials preferred John R. Williamson Hospice House, Bradley County Veterans Museum or McFarland Cemetery.

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Name: Don & Glenda Schwebel
Message: So sorry for your loss. Perry was a kindhearted,honorable man. He will be missed by all that knew him.

Name: Diane McMurry Gardner
Message: Latonia, Perry will truly be missed. He was so generous with his time and helpful in so many ways as I worked to piece together our family histories. He and Henry Clay Nichols even marked off a path to my grandparents's home place. May not sound like much but meant so much to me. And it was Perry that cleaned our great grandfather's headstone so lovingly at McFarland's Cemetery. Please know that I will make sure to leave flowers for Perry each time I go there to leave flowers for my own Dad and grandparents. He spoke lovingly of you each time that we visited. We are so sorry for your loss.

Name: Maggie Bryant
Message: Latonia, your Dad will truly be missed. I pray that "God" will give you inner peace and comfort at this time.

Name: Thomas and Edith Clements
Message: Our Sympathy to all the family of A lifelong friend. May God be with you through this time of loss.

Name: Mary Evelyn Smith
Message: Latonia, Our thoughts and Prayers are with you and Family. Perry will be missed very much by A lot of us. With Love, Mary Evelyn.

Name: Jo Ann Stone Johnson
Message: So sorry for your loss; Perry was a dear & sweet person. I knew him from school at Banks. God bless you-all. Jo Ann Stone Johnson

Name: Paul Brown
Message: I regret not being able to attend visitation or funeral services for Perry. I send my condolances to the family. I worked with Perry for several years and can honestly say he had a part in teaching me about work and life. Thanks Perry!

Name: Kathy Hall
Message: Latonia, so sorry for your loss. you and your family will be in our prayers, call if you need anything. Kathy and Bobby Hall

Name: P.J.
Message: Our prayers are with you.

Name: April Monaco
Message: Latonia- You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. April and Tony Monaco

Name: Rosemary (Bartlett) Butler
Message: I remember Perry when my daddy hunted with LeeMac. If Debbie is around, please have her contact me. I am sorry for your loss.