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Irvin Estes Armstrong Obituary Featured

Written by  Tuesday, 16 May 2017 10:22
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Irvin Estes Armstrong, 81, of Poteau, OK passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017 in Tulsa, OK.


Irvin was born February 24, 1936 in Gilmore, OK to Estes & Forrest (Hale) Armstrong.


Irvin was a coal miner for many years. He started in the mines with his father when he was still in high school. He ran the Kerr McGee Station with his wife and children after his retirement from the mines.


He was preceded in death by his wife, Freda F. Armstrong; son, Daniel J. Armstrong; father, L.D. Bohannon; mother, Forrest Bohannon; brother, Kenneth Armstrong.


Survivors include his daughters & son in law, Jackie & Dan Brown of Oologah, OK, Vickie Oliver of Tulsa, OK; sons & daughter in law, Keith Armstrong of Poteau, OK, Leon & Barbara Armstrong of Van Buren, AR, Michael Armstrong of Poteau, OK; sister, Connie Titsworth & husband Yull; brother, Danny Bohannon & wife Marilyn of Poteau, OK; 7 grandsons, Lance, Jonathan & Mathew Ollie, Ryan, Canyon & Braden Armstrong, Seth Armstrong; 3 granddaughters, Charlie Shumate, Sarah Chanthaseny, Britney Wilson; several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other loved ones and friends.


Memorial services will be 10 am, Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Broadway Church of Christ, Poteau, OK.


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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, Oklahoma.

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