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Lillie Austin Ashbrook, 92, Russell County, KY (1927-2019)

Lillie Austin Ashbrook, 92, of Russell Springs, died Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at the Russell County Hospital.

Funeral services will be 11amCT Monday, December 16, 2019 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Billy Dunbar officiating. Visitation 5-8pmCT Sunday and 8-11amCT Monday. Interment in the Russell County Memorial Gardens.

She was born November 27, 1927 in Spokane, Washington to the late Gustaf & Mary Josephine Shelladay Salomonsson.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Ronald Charles Austin; a granddaughter, April Dawn Austin; sister, Anna Hilda Kellogg; brother, Carl Salommonsson.

Survivors include

Five children - Gregory Hugh Austin, Russell Springs; Marilyn Faye Stafford, Liberty; Dianna Lee Stapp, Russell Springs; Jo Ann Braun, Red Bud, Illinois; Charlene Kaye Skaggs, Russell Springs

Six grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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