CAMERON, Mo. - Jackie Wayne Armstrong, 81, of Cameron, Missouri, passed away Jan. 8, 2022. Jackie was born March 21, 1940, to Vie O. and Leona (Tindle) Armstrong in Louisburg, Missouri.

Jackie was a veteran of the United States Army. During his working years, Jackie was employed as a boiler maker at a power and energy plant. He was a member of Boiler Makers Local 83, the American Legion, Cameron Elks 2615, Eagles Lodge in St. Joseph and Good Sams Tri Rivers Camper Club.

Jackie was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Betty Lou.

He is survived by: long time companion, Delores Elder of the home; two sons, Ron (Phylis) Armstrong, Fenton, Missouri, Phil (Jamie) Armstrong, Cameron; three brothers, Bid Armstrong, Harrisonville, Missouri, Buddy Armstrong, Springfield, Missouri, Dale Armstrong, Rogers, Arkansas; two sisters, Mary Ann Gorman, Hagerstown, Maryland, Linda Graves, Harrisonville; several grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

Services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at Poland-Thompson Chapel. Visitation, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022. Burial will be in Kidder Cemetery, Kidder, Missouri.

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In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to AMVETS.

Arrangements under the direction of Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.

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