Martha Gordon Russell, age 79, of Park City, Ky., formerly of Springfield, passed away at 6 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 at the Hart County Health Care Center in Horse Cave.
A native of Washington County, she was born on May 29, 1933 to the late Yocum and Ophia Ryan Gordon.
She was a member of the Cave City Baptist Church, a 1951 graduate of Lebanon High School and a former employee of The Springfield Drug Company.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Orrie Russell on May 17, 2005; two sisters, Corrine Hardin and Doris Russell; and five brothers, Earl, J.M., Dalton, Bobby and Donal Gordon.
Survivors include her son, Jimmy Russell and his wife, Sue of Park City; two granddaughters, Shelley Hanna and Heather Russell of Orlando, Fla.; and a sister, Betty Settles and her husband, Bobby of Bardstown.