She was a native of McMinn County moving to Jacksonville, Fla., for a few years before moving back to the area in 1998.
She was a graduate of McMinn Central High School and was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her father, James Armstrong Jr.; paternal grandparents, James Sr. and Beulah Armstrong; and maternal grandparents, Susan and Fred Henderlight.
She is survived by her fiance, Jonathan Riggs; daughter, Courtney Noel Riggs; mother, Elisa Henderlight Armstrong, all of Englewood; sisters: Kellie Armstrong of Plainville, Ga., and Jamie Armstrong of Jacksonville; brothers: Jeff Armstrong of Etowah and Tony Armstrong of Chattanooga; and uncle, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A celebration of Jessie’s life will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013, in the chapel of Serenity Funeral Home of Etowah.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m Saturday at the funeral home.
We invite you to visit the Armstrong family guest book and send a message of comfort to www.serenityfunerals.com.