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Dorothy Russell, Taylor Co., KY (1928-2011)

She was a member of a highly regarded Taylor Co., KY, family, a member of the Palestine Baptist Church, and was a retired employee of Houchens
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Dorothy Russell, 83, died at 10:20amCT, Wednesday, April 13, 2011 in Columbia, KY.

Funeral services will be at 2pmET, Friday, April 15, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Landon A. Hadley. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY.

Pallbearers: Jimmy Bault, William Bault, Calvin Burris, Don Caffee, Russell Colvin, Freddie Graham, Randall Harmon, Jerry Russell, and Vic Russell.

Dorothy Russell, Taylor Co., KY (1928-2011)

Dorothy Russell of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Buck Hagedorn and Nancy Reid Hagedorn Donaldson, was born in Jessamine Co., KY, Sunday, March 11, 1928. She died at 10:20amCT, Wednesday, April 13, 2011 in Columbia, Adair Co., KY at the age of 83 years, 1 month, and 2 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Palestine Baptist Church.

She was a retired employee of Houchens Grocery.

She united in marriage to Arnold Russell, Sr. June 19, 1948. He preceded her in death June 8, 1990.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son and two daughters: Biff Russell and wife, Evelyn and Judy Russell-Vaughn, all of Campbellsville, KY; and Pat Russell of Louisville, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Amy Vaughn Pardue and husband, Joey of Bowling Green, KY; Adam Lee Russell and wife, Heather of Campbellsville, KY; and Amanda Russell Hurtgen and husband, Eric of Charlotte, NC

  • Four great-grandchildren: Chloe Layne Decker, River Lee Russell, Seth Gray Russell and Magnolia Rain Russell

  • One brother and one sister: Thomas Hagedorn and wife, Lin of Magnolia, Texas and Mary Edna Gooseman of Altamonte Springs, FL

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John B. Hagedorn.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the Alzheimer's Association and may be made at the funeral home.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY.

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Dorothy Russell, Taylor Co., KY (1928-2011)

2011-04-15 - 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
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