Jesse Reed Armistead, age 58, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home in Houston, Texas. He died peacefully with his mother and sister by his side after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
He is survived by his mother, Mary Jane Armistead, brother, John Aubrey Armistead, sister Sheela Bess Armistead, sister and brother-in-law, Jane Dale and Steven Edwards, and granddaughter Hailey Paige Dalton. Jesse is preceded in death by his Father, Aubrey Dale Armistead, and his son Jesse Reed Armistead Dalton.
Jesse was born in Big Spring, Texas, March 31, 1955, and attended Big Spring High School. He worked in construction and roofing in Austin, Houston and Florida. Jesse was a kind-hearted and optimistic person who will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
A graveside service will be held on Wednesday March 12, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Lakeland Hills Memorial Park.