Downes Pages (100+)
See More >
Downes Mentions
See More >

Elizabeth Hunt Armistead Downes

Obituary Condolences

Elizabeth "Betsy" Armistead Downes Elizabeth "Betsy" Hunt Armistead Downes passed away in Dallas, Texas on March 25, 2012, after a brief battle with cancer. Betsy was born on November 7, 1956 in Ft. Worth , Texas to Lt. Col. Eldridge "Dink" Armistead, Jr. and Elizabeth Wyche Armistead. She spent her youth living in Fairford, England; Shreveport, Louisiana; San Diego, California; and Austin, Texas. Betsy graduated from Reagan High School in Austin, attended Stephen F. Austin State University, and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. She lived and worked in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area since the mid-1980's. Survivors include her brother, Robert Armistead and wife Julie, Round Rock, Texas, brother Jim Armistead and wife Bridget, Kansas City, Missouri, nephews William Armistead, Dallas, Anthony Armistead, Round Rock, and Graham Armistead, Kansas City, cousins Tommy Wyche, Westminster, Colorado and Hunt Armistead, Austin. A private ceremony honoring her life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions can be sent to VITAS Hospice-Dallas, 8585 N. Stemmons, Suite 770, South Tower, Dallas, Texas 75247; the East Lake Pet Orphanage, 10101 E. Northwest Hwy, Dallas, Texas 75238; or the .
Published in Austin American-Statesman on Apr. 15, 2012
Read More
white lillies of peace
Send sympathy flowers to share a message of comfort.
Send Flowers