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Myrle R. Armistead, age 102, of Port Haywood, Va., passed away Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry B. Armistead Jr. She was a lifelong member of Beulah United Methodist Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Harriet Whitener of Mathews, Va.; grandchildren, Susan W. Lowery of North Carolina, David C. Whitener Jr. (Susan) of Chesapeake, Va., and Stephen Whitener (Debbie) of Florida; four great-grandsons, Matthew, Brandon, Daniel, and Dennis.

A memorial service will be held in Beulah U.M. Church, Susan, Va., at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Visitation will be from 12-2 p.m. Burial will follow the service in St. Paul Annex Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made in Myrle’s memory to the Beulah U.M. Building Fund, c/o Harlene Pritchett, 1061 Lighthouse Road, Bavon, Va. 23138.

Foster-Faulkner Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Mathews, Va., is in charge of the arrangements.