2011-04-07 / Obituaries


Sidney Armond “Rip” Armistead, 84, of Grove Hill died April 1, 2011 in Meridian, Miss.

He was born Aug. 23, 1926. He was a member of Union Baptist Church in Grove Hill. He was a retired Circuit Clerk for Clarke County.

Survivors include his wife, Alice Lorena Armistead, Grove Hill; one son, Sid Armistead, Gulf Shores; two grandchildren, Brittany Armistead, Mobile, Blake Rager, Jackson.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Bessie Grey Armistead, a daughter, Tricia Armistead Harrison, and a great-grandson, Brayden Rager.

The service was April 3 at 2 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel in Grove Hill. Burial was in the Trinity Memorial Gardens. An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.

Lathan Funeral Home of Grove Hill directed. (11- 1tp)

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