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Eunice Bernice Armstrong

August 14, 2014 by Phil Major

Monday, September 10, 1928
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 11:00
Tin Top Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Home

Eunice Bernice Armstrong, 85, died Tuesday Aug. 12, 2014 surrounded by her loved ones. Graveside service will be Saturday, Aug. 16 at Tin Top Cemetery at 11 a.m. Visitation will be at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel Friday, Aug. 15 from 6-8 p.m.
Mrs. Armstrong was born Sept. 10, 1928 in Waco to Frank and Pearl Preston. She moved to Tin Top on the Brazos River when she was a young child. She lived there till she married and moved to Sweetwater.Armstrong had five children. In 1965 she moved back to Weatherford. She worked as a gatherer and candler for a local egg farm. She also worked at Flamingos Café and the old Wanda’s Café for years.
She was preceded in death by four brothers and a sister. She is survived by her children, Johnny Armstrong, Rose Hillger and husband Ronnie, Tommy Armstrong, Joy Gibson and husband Roy, and Molly Holland and husband Steve; family friend, Diana Reiser; sister; Rita Stockstill; brother, Charles Lee Preston; grandchildren, Tasha Mooney, Amber Madrid and husband Joe, Ronnie Hillger and Shannon Mercier, Dusty Ford and husband Chris, Ryan Armstrong and wife Serena, Colby Armstrong and wife Misty, Darlene Holland, Chad Holland, and Carisa Reiser; and great-grandchildren Madison Mooney, Dawson Mooney, Braylin Dodson, Aubrey Madrid, Weston Ford, Bailey Hillger, Colton Hillger, Alexis Mercier, Ashley Mercier, Tyler Armstrong, Ethan Armstrong, Hannah Landenberger, Makayla Landenberger, and Mackenzie Landenberger.

Sports Calendar

Wednesday, September 17

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Lipan Meet, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 18

  • AHS JV at Crowley, 4:00 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall, Weatherford 9th grade center

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Harvest Christian Academy, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 19

  • AHS Varsity Boys Black at Bart Granger Memorial, Pecan Valley GC through Sept. 20

  • AHS at Cleburne;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV vs. CHANT - Christian Homeschool Athletes of North Texas at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Harvest Christian Academy at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 20

  • Aledo Middle School, A Team Tournament at Weatherford Hall, times TBD

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Keller Central 9th grade Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Marcus II Invitational, Westlake Park in Hickory Creek, Texas 75065, 7:30 a.m.

Monday, September 22

  • Week of Sept. 22, Aledo Middle School at Burleson Hughes

Tuesday, September 23

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

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