Betty Young Russell, age 85, of Shepherdsville, formerly of Springfield, passed away at 5:00 a.m., Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at her home in Bullitt County.
She was born in Boyle County, on June 4, 1935 to the late Paul C. and Estella Hays Pinkston.
She was a member of the Springfield United Methodist Church, a 1953 graduate of Lebanon High School and a retired employee of Cricketeer Manufacturing Company and Trim Masters.
Preceding her in death were her husbands, D. Glen Young on May 4, 1993, R.C. Hendren on October 13, 2003 and John Shelby Russell on December 6, 2016 and her brother, Danny Pinkston on March 12, 1999.
She is survived by her daughter, Glendora Nelson and her husband, Danny; her granddaughter, Marcy Cunningham and her husband, Brian and two great grandchildren, Briana Cunningham and Mason Cunningham all of Shepherdsville.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 27th at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Lanham, officiating.
Burial will be in the Bethlehem Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Dewayne Pinkston, Stoney Pinkston, Michael Pinkston, Dakota Pinkston, Terry Puckett and Derek Fauth.
Visitation will be after 9:30 Thursday morning at the Carey & Son Funeral Home.
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