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highway contractor

Billie Bert Armstrong was American highway contractor. Named Citizen of Year Realtors New Mexico, 1969, Roswell, 1968, Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1964; recognized for service to mankind Sertoma, 1966. President Conquistador Council Boy Scouts American, Roswell, 1981-1982, board regents New Mexico Military Institute, Roswell, 1960-1962. Major United States Army, 1942-1945. Member Masons, Shriners, Jesters.

Background

Armstrong, Billie Bert was born on April 18, 1920 in Roswell, New Mexico, United States. Son of Gayle G. and Murphy (Shannon) Armstrong.

Education

Student, New Mexico Military Institute, 1935-1939;student, Washington & Lee University, 1939-1941.

Career

Managing partner, Armstrong & Armstrong Ltd., Roswell, since 1950;managing partner, G.G. Armstrong & Son, Ltd., Roswell, since 1950. Chairman, Board Of Directors Sunwest National Bank of Roswell, 1967-1984. President Association General Contractors American, Washington, 1966-1967, Association Contractors New Mexico, Santa Fe, 1952-1953, 63.

Board directors Southwestern Public Svc. Company, Sunwest Finance Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc.

Religion

People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

Spiritual support, encouragement and challenge should be major strengths of a Christian community.

Membership

President Conquistador Council Boy Scouts American, Roswell, 1981-1982, board regents New Mexico Military Institute, Roswell, 1960-1962. Major United States Army, 1942-1945. Member Masons, Shriners, Jesters.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Betty-Ellen Wilcox, August 16, 1941. Children: Billie B. Junior, Judith C., Robert G., Riley A.

father:
Gayle G. Armstrong

mother:
Murphy (Shannon) Armstrong

spouse:
Betty-Ellen Wilcox

child:
Billie B. Junior Armstrong

child:
Judith C. Armstrong

child:
Robert G. Armstrong

child:
Riley A. Armstrong