Mary (Cameron) Russell, 88, of Mt. Vernon, passed away on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Mt. Vernon Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on October 10, 1924 in Posey County, IN to William and Gennie (Toothman) Cameron. Mary was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ and belonged to the Grafton Community Club.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Elvis Russell; sister, Teresa Miller; daughter-in-law, Brenda Russell.
Mary is survived by her sons, Larry, Rick (JoAnn), Bryan (Brenda), and Brett Russell; grandchildren, Sammie Kessler, Ryan Russell, Wendy Russell, and Curtis Russell; great grandchildren, Cydney and Presley; sister, Augusta Ashworth.
Services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at Schneider Funeral Home 512 Main St. in Mt. Vernon with Rev. Cynthia Priem officiating with burial to follow in Bellefontaine Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9:00 am until 11:00 am service time on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Vernon Food Pantry. Condolences may be made online at www.schneiderfuneralhome.com