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Mildred Russell Foster, 91, Casey County, KY (1925-2016)

She was a homemaker and faithful member of Walnut Hill Separate Baptist Church for over fifty years. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Gideon's International
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Mildred Russell Foster of Casey County, KY passed away Wednesday, September 28, 2016 on her 91st birthday surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services are 10amCT/11amET, Saturday, October 1, 2016 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Rodney Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Bethelridge Cemetery. Visitation is Friday from 5pm-8pmCT/6pm-9pmET, McKinney-Brown Funeral Home and will continue Saturday from 8:00 A.M. until funeral service.

Mildred Russell Foster, 91, Casey County, KY (1925-2016)

Born September 28, 1925 in Casey County, KY, she was the daughter of the late John Russell and Beatrice Dick Russell Thomas. She died on her 91st birthday.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Vernie M. Foster, shortly after celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary; a daughter, Vickie Karen Foster; three brothers, J.H. Russell, Billie Russell, and Charlie Russell; and four sisters, Beulah Morgan, Imogene Austin, Flora Luttrell, and Alice Tarter.

Survivors include:
  • A son: Rick (and Kelley) Foster of Somerset, KY

  • A daughter: Rita (and Mike) Presley of Somerset, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Russell (and Jennifer) Presley, Jeff (and Emily) Presley, Dustin Foster, Kelly (and Brian) Caudill, and Cassandra (and Justin) Jones

  • Eleven great-grandchildren: Emma, Rachel, Kate, Ella, Jackson, Bailey, Blake, Chloe, Sophie, Peyton, and Madalynn

  • A sister: JoAnn Joines of Liberty, KY

  • Two sisters-in-law: Marie Russell and Gertie Russell, both of Ohio
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Gideon's International or Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with guestbook available online at

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Mildred Russell Foster, 91, Casey County, KY (1925-2016)

2016-09-29 - 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY - Photo McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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