On Dec. 9, 2017, Mildred L. Armstrong of New Castle passed away peacefully in her home at the age of 71. She was surrounded by her family and friends.
Mildred was born in Maylene, Alabama, on June 17, 1946.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, Otha Lee Armstrong; her granddaughter, Renee Lallement, and her brother, Albert Hudson.
She is survived by four sisters, Ruby Miles, Catherine Rice, Margaret Brown and husband, Alphonso, and Mary Loder and husband, Christopher, of Buffalo, New York. She also has three brothers, Charlie Hudson, Fletcher Hudson and wife, Marcia, and Willie Hudson of Alabama.
Mildred was the proud mother of five children, Darrelle Rice and wife, Cheryl, Tony Rice and wife, Stacy, Lettice Johnson and husband, Lewis, Bronzelle Sanders and Telly Armstrong and wife, Tisha. Mildred has 21 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, four stepchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to noon Friday at St. Paul Baptist Church, 616 W. North St.
Services will be conducted at noon Friday at the church, officiated by the Rev. Robert Mills.
Interment will take place in Castle View Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on December 13, 2017