Ernestine Glisson

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Ernestine (Lawson) Russell Glisson
Boonville, Ind.
Ernestine (Lawson) Russell Glisson, 83, our loving mother, entered Heaven on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at VNA Charlier Hospice Center.
Ernestine was born in Black Rock, Arkansas on August 22, 1930 to the late Ernest and Ollie (Woodson) Lawson. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Ernestine was a charter member of Oak Hill Christian Church. She furthered her education through correspondence in art, training horses and getting her degree in nursing.
Ernestine is survived by her children, Ernest Russell, Dannie Russell (Debbie Craig) of Newburgh, IN, Vickey Fry (Ed) of Evansville, IN, Jane Storey of Evansville, IN, Rosalind Hoppen (Glenn) of FL and Lydia Irvin (Randy) of Boonville, IN; sisters, Minnie Lou Murley and Nema Jean Bremannan, both of TX; 17 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Carol Russell.
She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband, Ueal Russell and second husband, Hardee E. Glisson Sr. and son, Larry Russell.
Funeral services will be held at 5:00 P.M. on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Browning Funeral Home, 738 Diamond Avenue, Evansville, IN 47711 with Rev. Mike Ballard officiating.
Friends may visit from 11:00 A.M. until service time on Sunday at Browning Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be held on Monday, May 12, 2014 at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Potter's Wheel, 333 Jefferson Ave, Evansville, IN 47713.
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Funeral Home
Browning Funeral Home
738 E. Diamond Ave.  Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 425-2896
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Published in Courier Press on May 10, 2014
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