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Parnell-Armstrong in Grant Parish (Selma)

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Re: Parnell-Armstrong in Grant Parish (Selma)

Posted: 6 Jan 2013 9:21AM GMT
Classification: Query
SandyGay,

I am researching the Armstrong & King families of early Selma, LA.

My grandfather’s 2nd wife was Anna Armstrong, whose father was James Matthew Armstrong. Arthur Edward ‘Red’ King was my grandfather.

Vallie Dendy Armstrong was married (2nd) to my cousin, Eartie King of Selma.

Vallie is buried in Georgetown Cemetery, along with both husbands, Earl Armstrong and Eartie King and daughter, Millie Armstrong Parnell.

Mellie “Big” Armstrong was known as "Big". She was twin sister of Millie, known as "Tee-Wee".
Mellie lived on Hwy 165, a few miles South of Selma.
Birth: Sep. 19, 1932 Death: Apr. 29, 2007, Alexandria Rapides Parish Louisiana, USA
Mrs. Henderson was a homemaker and a resident of Dry Prong.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leon Henderson; two sisters, Dorothy Nell Dugas and Millie Parnell; and a grandson, Colin Henderson.
She was survived by one daughter, Teresa Lynett Whitehead and husband Jimmy of Dry Prong; two sons, Gary Leon Henderson and wife Susan of Lake Village, AR, and Dennis Earl Henderson and wife Marilyn of Pollock; 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

Family links: Spouse: Leonas L Henderson (1930 - 1989)
Burial: Lincecum Cemetery Grant Parish Louisiana, USA
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Twin Sister
Millie "Tee Wee" Armstrong was daughter of Vallie Dendy Armstrong, wife of Eartie King.
Died of cancer. She is buried in the Georgetown Cemetery, with mother- Vallie Dendy Armstrong King,
her father-Earl Armstrong and step-father Eartie King. She was twin sister of Mellie, "Big".
She was married to: Herbert E. Parnell
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Older Sister: Dorothy Nell Armstrong, buried in Baton Rouge, LA

Also, See attached list of Armstrong Graves at Georgetown Cemetery.

I have much info on the Armstrong family which inter-married with my King family,
and would like to share with you.....

Please Contact me at 281-493-6767
or send me your telephone number at: BillKing78@comcast.net

Bill King, Houston, TX
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Bill King 25 Jul 2006 8:40PM GMT 
sandygaylenic... 24 Feb 2012 9:29PM GMT 
BillKing1934 4 Dec 2012 4:13AM GMT 
BillKing53 6 Jan 2013 4:21PM GMT 
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