Armstrong, Patricia Ann Goldthreat

Monday, December 17, 2012
Patricia Armstrong
Patricia Armstrong

Patricia Ann Goldthreat Armstrong, 53, died on Saturday, December 14, 2012 in a Huntsville hospital.  

She was a graduate and president of the Riverside Class of 1977.

She is survived by a loving son, Jamarrion Goldthreat, grandson, Nautica Goldthreat, sisters, Alice Ashley and Christine Goldthreat, brothers, Michael and William Goldthreat, Jr., nieces, nephews, a host of cousins and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Dec. 22, at noon at the John P. Franklin Funeral Home. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Friday, Dec. 21, and the family will receive friends from 7–8 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


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