Russell T. "Rusty" Mitchell

Russell "Rusty" T. Mitchell, 52, of Lexington, passed away Friday, May 2, 2014, at UK Chandler Medical Center in Lexington with his family by his bedside.

Rusty was born in Elizabethtown on March 20, 1962. He was a Merchant Marine for 20 years.

He is survived by his wife, Kathy; his parents, Ivy "Mitch" and Phyllis Mitchell of Vine Grove; a daughter, Hannah Brown, and his unborn grandson of Grayslake, Illinois; two stepdaughters, Tracy O'Bryan of Louisville and Meadow Smith of Chicago; a step-granddaughter, London O'Bryan of Louisville; a brother, Johnny Mitchell of Atlanta; three sisters, Ann Taylor of Sophia, North Carolina, DeeDee Carrico of Elizabethtown and Sammi Everhart of Vine Grove; his dog and best friend, Zeke; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Cremation was chosen. There will be no funeral service per Rusty's request.

Funeral Home

Coffey & Chism Funeral Home
769 Highland Avenue Vine Grove, KY 40175
270-877-2245
Published in The News-Enterprise on May 8, 2014