Obituary for Marvin Kenneth Armbrister Sr.

armbrister marvin kennethOn September 26, 2022, Marvin Kenneth Armbrister Sr. left this Earth at the age of 83. He was born February 4, 1939 in Max Meadows, Va. He retired SFC. 101st Airborne U.S. Army after 21 years of service. He was a Jumpmaster and expert marksman. He was stationed in Germany and Korea as well as bravely fought for his country in Vietnam. He was given many awards and accommodations for his service. He truly was a war hero as well as a hero in life.

He was preceded in death by his parents Price and Mary Armbrister.  His siblings William Asbury , Betty Huff, and Alma Hall. A special brother-in-law Richard “Dickie” Huff.  His children Marvin Kenneth “Kenny” Armbrister Jr., Kimberly Armbrister, Anthony “Tony” Armbrister and a grandchild Mathew Armbrister.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Margo Armbrister. His sisters Carrie Elizabeth “Diddle” Huff and Sylvia Archer (Richard). His brother Bob Asbury. His children Michael “Mike” Armbrister (Wanda), Todd Armbrister-Foster, Samual “Alex” Armbrister ,Victoria Brookes Armbrister (Artivious). Daughter-in-law , Renee Henley. Sister-in-law , Melanie Trent. A host of many grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was loved by many and will be missed by all.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 30, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor John Tibbs officiating.  Interment will be held in the Southwest Virginia Veteran’s Cemetery with military honors.  The family will receive friends on Friday at Seagle Funeral Home from 12:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting  Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski 540-980-1700