Flodell Burton Angell

October 31, 2012 • Obituaries


Memorial graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at South Park Cemetery, for Flodell Burton Angell, of Roswell, who passed from this life on Oct. 30, 2012, at 91 years of age.

She was born Dec. 22, 1920, to Lee and Gertie Tibbets Holcomb in House, where she lived until she was 18 years old. She graduated from high school in House and then moved to Roswell.

She met and married Dub Burton on Oct. 24,1942. They were married 30 years until his death in January 1972. To that union were born [auth] two daughters. Elaine Britt and her husband Hank, of Dexter. They have three children, Shane Britt and his wife Brenda, and his son Matthew, of Dexter, William Britt and his wife Sandy, of Dexter, and his son John Henry Britt and his wife Courtney, of Guthrie, Okla., and Natalie Swinney and her husband Kennon, of Dexter, and their three children, Wyatt, Bailey and Heath.

The youngest daughter Kathy Barnett and her husband Tay, of Ruidoso. They have three children, daughters, Bronwyn Parsons and her husband Preston, of Encinitas, Calif., and their daughter Isla Parsons, Keely Tondino and her husband Jonathan, of Ruidoso, and their son Luca, and son Gage Barnett, a college student, of Encinitas.

Flodell met Roy Angell at Country Club Road Church of Christ in Roswell. They married June 28, 1975. Roy had four children, Sylvia Higgins and her husband Don, Larry Angell and his wife Susan, Lynn Angell and wife Jamie, and Bruce Angell and his wife Mary, and their families.

Flodell was a devout Christian all of her life. She had a beautiful, loving and gentle spirit. She loved the Lord, her family, Country Club Road Church of Christ and caring for her home. She was a devoted wife and caregiver to both Dub Burton and Roy Angell during their illnesses until their deaths.

The families wish to thank Hospice who came and worked so lovingly and diligently in caring for Flodell. A special thank you to Glynn Shelton for his loving heart and helping hands, and LaGrone Funeral Chapel. Also special thanks to Wyatt Swinney who served communion at home until Flodell’s death.

Friends may pay respects online at

Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.

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