Phyllis R. Armstrong, 74, of Swansea, IL, born Wednesday, January 31, 1934, in DuQuoin, IL, died Saturday, July 19, 2008 in Barnes-Jewish Hospital Saint Louis, MO.
Mrs. Armstong was a member of First United Presbyterian Church of Belleville, IL. She was a Retired Teacher for District 118 of Belleville . She was a member of St. Clair County Teachers Assoc., Illinois Teachers Assoc., Stephen Minister, Deacon and Elder of the First United Presbyterian Church, Co-Founder of the Pre-school in the Presbyterian Church.
Preceded in death by her Parents - Orlie and Selma "Marie" nee Krone Provart
Brother - Victor Provart
Survived by her Husband - Norman P. Armstrong of Swansea, IL
Son - Thomas (Becky) Armstrong of Arnold, MO, Daughter - Teresa "Terri" (Robert) Nicks of Glen Carbon, IL
Son - Timothy (Lynnea) Armstrong of Stonington , IL, Brother - Harold Provart of DuQuoin, IL
Sister- Marilyn (Richard) Newby of Normal, IL,
Grandchildren - Jennifer (Dr, Blake) Rodgers of Swansea, IL, Lara (Bruce) Cordiner of Aberdeen, Scotland, Ann (Nathan) Waite of Normal, IL, Andrew Nicks of Tinley Park, IL, Cord Armstrong of Stonington, IL
Great-Grandchildren, Kaelen Rodgers
Sisters-in-law- Virginia Provart
Dear Nieces and Nephews.
Memorials: In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Stephen Ministry, or Deacons Dental Fund of First United Presbyterian Church, or Metro-East Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Visitation: Friends may call 4-8 P.M., Monday, July 21, 2008 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois and 9:30 - 10:00 A.M. Tuesday July 22, 2008 at First Presbyterian Church, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday July 22, 2008 at First United Presbyterian Church with Rev. Dr. Greg Stovell officiating.
Second Services: Visitation will be held from 1-2pm on Tuesday, July 22, 2008 at the Pyatt- Harrawood Funeral Home in Pinckeyville, IL with Funeral Services held at 2:00pm. Interment will follow at Galum Cemetary, Pinckneyville, IL