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Marcella Antle Lawless, 86, Russell Springs, KY (1932-2019)

Marcella Antle Lawless of Russell Springs, Kentucky, died Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 7:07 A.M. at Russell County Hospital in Russell Springs. She was 86 years old.

The funeral service will be held on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 1pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Jamie Bryant officiating. Burial will follow in Russell Springs City Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 5pmCT on Thursday.

She was born October 7, 1932, in Russell County, to the late Marcus and Nannie Simpson Antle. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Aldon Lawless, one brother, Marvin Antle and one sister, Dorothy Williams.

She was a member of White's Chapel Separate Baptist Church and formerly employed by Fruit of the Loom.

Survivors include:
  • One son and daughter-in-law - Harold and Cathy Lawless of Columbia
  • One daughter - Dana Carol Sandusky of Russell Springs
  • One brother and sister-in-law - Melvin and Margaret Antle of Columbia
  • Three grandchildren - Tara Franklin, Jacqueline Moreno and Brent Anderson
  • Four great-grandchildren
Casket Bearers: Eric Antle, Michael Burton, Roger Collins, Tommy Cook Gary Lawless, Jesus Moreno, and Terry Corbin.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Marcella Lawless, 86, Russell Springs, KY (1932-2019)

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