Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

March 18, 2013

Marie Flossie Bush Russell



03/18/13 — Mrs. Marie Flossie Bush Russell, 59, of Garrison, passed away Friday night, March 15, 2013, in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.

She was born March 18, 1953, in Lewis County, a daughter of the late Duard and Flossie McFarland Bush.

She was a Christian, loved gardening, music, her cats and especially loved her family and grandchilden.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by one son, Elmer Russell; three brothers, Wendell Bush, Charlie Bush and Hesper Bush; and one sister, Nona Edington.

Marie is survived by her husband of 42 years, John E. Russell; one son and his companion, Elwood Russell and Sherry Carroll of Olive Hill; two grandchildren, Brittany Russell and Justin Russell, both of Garrison; and one sister, Nellie Lawhun of Marion, Ohio. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at Globe Family Funeral Chapel in Garrison with Brother Curtis Cordell officiating. Burial will follow in the Granny Thomas Cemetery in Garrison.

Friends may visit from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 18, 2013, at Globe Family Funeral Chapel, 103 Dudley Avenue, Garrison, KY 41141, and after 8 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Condolences may be sent to the family at