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Byron J. Armstrong Sr.

Services for Byron J. Armstrong Sr. of Wesson are 11 a.m.,Saturday, Jan. 10, at Strong Hope Baptist Church with burial inStrong Hope Cemetery.

Visitation is Friday from 5-7 p.m., at Stringer Family FuneralServices in Hazlehurst, and Saturday from 10-11 a.m., at thechurch.

Mr. Armstrong, 85, died Jan. 7, 2004, at his residence.

He was a retired dairy farmer and skilled carpenter. He was anative of Lawrence County. He was a member of Strong Hope BaptistChurch, where he served as a deacon for many years.

Survivors are his wife, Doris; his daughter and son-in-law,Nancy and Jerry Dykes of Wesson; his son and daughter-in-law, ByronArmstrong Jr. and Ann of Vicksburg; and his grandchildren, CaroleDykes Bass, William Jefferson Armstrong and Alyson AnnArmstrong.