Carol W. Armstrong of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012 after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Marion Wilkinson.She was a member of East Brainerd Baptist Church and she was a member of Chattanooga Red Hat's Club. Carol was a 29 year member of West Walworth Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. She was retired from retail sales and spent most of her time enjoying life.She is survived by husband, William "Bill" Armstrong; sisters, Pam Fox, of Weston, Mass., Debbie Kimball, of Nashua, N.H.; and one niece and several nephews. The family will receive friends 4-7 p.m. today, Dec. 30, at Heritage Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family request that Memorial contributions be made to the Red Cross-Chattanooga Chapter 801 McCallie Ave. Chattanooga, TN 37403.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family, Arrangements by Heritage Funeral Home 7454 E. Brainerd Rd.