LaVelle Smith Armstrong, 79, of Roanoke, formerly of Big Spring, passed away Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 in Fort Worth. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. today, Nov. 25, 2015 at Mount Olive Memorial Park.|
LaVelle was born May 20, 1936 in Big Spring, Texas to Methel Bell (Murray) Harrison and Ross Harrison. She married R.C. "Jack" Armstrong in July 1983. She was a lifetime resident of Howard County until moving to Roanoke 12 years ago. She was a homemaker and of the Messianic Faith.
Lavelle is survived by two sons, Don Smith and wife, Sandy, and Ed Smith and wife, Linda, all of Big Spring; one daughter, Susan Flickinger and husband, Terry, of Roanoke; five grandchildren, J.D. Smith and wife, Kara, and Jake Smith, all of Big Spring and Austin Flickinger, Chase Flickinger and Paige Flickinger, all of Roanoke; and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Billy Vaughn and Jim Harrison and her sister Margie Chambers.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on Nov. 25, 2015