Ashly Armstrong, a beloved member of the community, passed away on November 16, 2023. She was born on May 9, 1980, in Saint Charles, Missouri.
Ashly's career at Walmart spanned many years, where she dedicated herself to the shoe department. Her commitment to excellent customer service made her a beloved figure in the store. Colleagues and customers alike were always greeted with her warm smile and friendly demeanor. Ashly's dedication to her work became a true testament to her hard work and tenacity.
Raised in Saint Charles, Ashly attended Francis Howell Central High School, laying the foundation for her future endeavors. She possessed a passion for education and used it as a stepping stone to achieve success in both her personal and professional life.
Ashly was known as the "Belle of the Ball" due to her outgoing nature and friendliness towards everyone she crossed paths with. She had an innate ability to make others feel comfortable and welcomed; she never met a stranger. Her charisma and lively spirit would light up any room.
Outside of work, Ashly led a fulfilling life filled with various interests and hobbies. She found solace in crafting, allowing her creativity to come to life through meticulous handiwork. Baking cookies was another pastime that brought Ashly immense joy while nurturing those around her with her delectable treats.
One of Ashly's greatest passions was attending spring training for the St. Louis Cardinals. The sound of the bat connecting with the ball filled her heart with excitement and anticipation for each game. Another love that she nurtured was horse riding through Therapeutic Horsemanship. The connection she shared with horses provided her with peace and tranquility.
Moreover, Ashly had an insatiable appetite for live music, especially country music concerts. It didn't matter if it was an arena show or an intimate gathering; Ashly cherished these moments, singing along to every word and immersing herself in the magical atmosphere of live performances.
Ashly's family and friends were an integral part of her life. She is preceded in death by her father, James Armstrong. She is survived by her loving mother, Carmelita Armstrong, her brothers David (Stephanie) Armstrong and Jeff Armstrong. They were a close-knit family who supported and cared for one another through the ups and downs of life.
The loss of Ashly Armstrong is deeply felt among family, friends, coworkers, and the community. Her lively personality, warm heart, and infectious smile will be dearly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing her. May her memory bring comfort to those who mourn her passing.