Dorothy Sorrells Armstrong, 89, of Lexington died Friday, April 14, 2017.

She was the daughter of James Thomas Sorrells and Cora Irvine Sorrells, and was the last surviving member of her immediate family. 

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert Lee Armstrong. 

Dorothy was a lifelong member of Poplar Hill Presbyterian Church, where she also served as an Elder. 

She is survived by her daughter, Gloria A. O’Donnell and her husband Barry; son Hubert J. Armstrong, and wife Nadine; and her grandchildren, Jason O’Donnell, David O’Donnell and wife Shannon, Nathan Armstrong and wife Misty and Lisa Keesee and husband Abbott; and seven great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 18, at Harrison Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Benjamin W. Dowling III. Burial will follow at Rockbridge Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Rockbridge Area Hospice; 315 Myers St., Lexington, VA 24450.

Arrangements are by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.


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