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Carlotte Murphy George, 61, Russell Springs, KY (1958-2019)

Carlotte Murphy George of Russell Springs, Kentucky, died Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 5:20 P.M. at the Russell County Hospital. She was 61 years old.

Funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Johnny Hood and Bro. Curt Hill officiating. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 5pmCT on Monday.

She was born April 17, 1958, in Adair County, to the late Lawrence Laymar and Artie Marie Pelston Murphy.

She was a member of 3Trees in Russell County and a former Certified Nursing Assistant at FairOaks Nursing Home in Jamestown.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Mitchell Furkins and one sister, Della Mae Mendoza.

Survivors include:
  • Two daughters: Crystal Jacobs (Chris) and Teena Lopez (Roberto Fiscal) all of Russell Springs
  • Two brothers: Pat Furkins and Dale Furkins both of Columbia
  • Four sisters: Leona Marie Akin, Tammy Helm and Rhonda Burton all of Columbia, Charlotte York of Russell Springs
  • Six grandchildren: Selena, Adrian, Nalleli, Jayden, Bradley and Leland and was expecting her first great-grandchild
  • Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
Casket Bearers: Pat Furkins, Johnny Dial, Dale Furkins, Cory Dial, Allen Dial, Jose "Poncho" Mendoza

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

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Carlotte Murphy George, 61, Russell Springs, KY (1958-2019)

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