Barbara Jean Crum Armstead

November 1, 1938 - July 29, 2020
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Barbara Jean Burkes Crum Armstead, age 81 of Cridersville, passed at 4:09 p.m., Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. She was born November 1, 1938 in Sparta, TN to the late Menzo and Beulah Blackwell. She was formerly married to Robert Crum who is deceased and Felix Armstead.

Barbara enjoyed gardening, playing BINGO, poker, and visiting casinos. Most of all, she treasured her family, cooking, and the family gatherings.

She is survived by 2 sons – Scott (Kathy) Crum of Lima; Brian (Charlene) Armstead of Spencerville; 7 daughters – Toni (Kim) Conaway of Cridersville; Joni (Mark) Hollon of lima; Staci (Dick) Miles of Lima; Lori (Tim) Breece of Forest, Ohio; Joy (Jeff) Shay of Deale, MD; Felicia (Marvin) Armstead of Lima and Mandi (Quincy) Armstead of Lima; 27 grandchildren, including a special grandson – Cameron; and 23 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son – Brett Armstead; a daughter – Bobbi Crum; and a brother – Doug Blackwell.

Services will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to the funeral home to help with burial cost.

The family wishes to thank Cridersville Health Care for the many years of love and care given to Barbara.

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Born: November 1, 1938
Died: July 29, 2020

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Denise Parent posted on 8/2/20

Felix and family, I'm very sorry for your loss, sending prayers for the family


Aimee posted on 8/2/20

My girl! Wish I could have talked to you one more time. RIP Barb.. ๐Ÿ˜ขโค


Eunice Wickard posted on 8/2/20

I will miss you so much! We had a lot of meaningful chats and fun times. I remember you saying, " I want you to know, in case I die, cause you never know, that I love you." I was so touched. You have a special place in my heart and I LOVE YOU TOO๐Ÿ’•


Audrey Austin posted on 8/2/20

I love you barbie๐Ÿ˜˜


Travis Sims posted on 8/2/20

Sending my condolences family!!


Sandy Barrett posted on 8/1/20

So sorry for your loss she will truly be missed.


Rick Jennings posted on 8/1/20

In memory of Barbara Jean Crum Armstead, Rick Jennings lit a candle


Rick Jennings posted on 8/1/20

So sorry to hear this. Prayers for the family. Love you all.


Felecia Ramsey posted on 8/1/20

In memory of Barbara Jean Crum Armstead, Felecia Ramsey lit a candle


Felecia Ramsey posted on 8/1/20

Wow where do I start ?? You were a true friend and I loved you so much . I will forever remember you ๐Ÿ’. Thank you for being a part of my life .....


Jennifer Crim posted on 8/1/20

I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences go out to you and your family. Sending hugs and prayers your way. RIH Barb๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผโค๏ธ


Jennifer Crim posted on 8/1/20

In memory of Barbara Jean Crum Armstead, Jennifer Crim lit a candle


Kimberly Godsey posted on 8/1/20

Ive always love Barb my aunt been around since i could remember unti we meet again love you Aunty