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Marta Va Revell Armstrong
1938 - 2014

Marta Va Revell Armstrong, 75, died Saturday, May 24, at Hospice of Wichita Falls.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, in the chapel of Lunn’s Colonial Funeral Home in Wichita Falls, with Randall Searcy, officiating.

Interment followed in Crestview Cemetery.

Marta was born on June 30, 1938 in Graham, to the late John Franklin and Mattie Viola (Birdwell) Revell. She was the treasurer of the Electra High School Senior Class where she graduated in 1956. She married Billy Wayne Armstrong on Nov. 8, 1958, in Wichita Falls. He preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 1998. She was a Vice President with North Texas Federal Savings and Loan for 22 years and was a member of the Business and Professional Women’s Association. She was also a member of the Church of Christ at the 23rd and Grace Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Billy Wayne; and one brother, Billy Keith Birdwell.

Survivors include two sons; Billy Dale Armstrong of Iowa Park and John B. Armstrong of Wichita Falls; a daughter, Marsha Gillispie of Wichita Falls; seven grandchildren: and 10 great-grandchildren.

The family suggest memorials be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, P.O. Box 4804, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308 or to Lake Arrowhead Volunteer Fire Department, 502 Pawnee Trail, Henrietta, Texas 76365.

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