Russell Gearheart

Russell J. Gearheart

Russell J. Gearheart, 56, Frankfort, died at 7:38 a.m. April 9, 2013, at Clinton House Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Born January 2, 1957, in Kirksville, Mo. He was born the son of James E. and Betty L. (Clinton) Gearheart.

He was a 1975 graduate of Frankfort High School, Russell lettered in tennis, basketball and golf. He attended Ball State University and William Penn College. He was a member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, was an avid golfer, chess player and I.U. basketball fan.

He is survived by his mother, Betty Gearheart, of Frankfort; sister, Linda (Gordon) Gilmore, of Frankfort; nephews, Grant (Sarah) Gilmore and Grayden Gilmore; niece, Cassidy Gilmore; cousin, Zora Walling, of Frankfort.

He is preceded in death by his father in 1987.

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Goodwin Funeral Home; Pastor Chuck Williams officiating. Visitation will be Friday, April 12th from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to Clinton County Humane Society or Clinton County YMCA Child Watch, envelopes will be available.

Condolences may be left at

Funeral Home

Goodwin Funeral Home
200 S Main Street Frankfort, IN 46041
(765) 654-5533

Published in the Journal & Courier from Apr. 10 to Apr. 11, 2013