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Florence Montgomery Russell
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1872
Woodlawn
Carroll County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1951
Danville
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA

The Republican,
April 5, 1951:

Local Rug Weaver Dies Tuesday

Mrs. Edna Florence Russell, a well-known rug weaver in this community, died at her home northwest of Danville, Tuesday morning. Mrs. Russell was 79 years of age and was born in Woodlawn, Va. She came to this community in 1903. Mrs. Russell was married in 1900 to Rufus Russell who survives.

Mrs. Russell has been in failing health for several years but had continued with her rug weaving until about a week ago. She was a member of the Bartlett Chapel Methodist Church and of the Forget-Me-Not Club.

Survivors besides the husband are one daughter, Mrs. Ora Pickett, New Castle, and a son, Robey, of Danville. She is also survived by two brothers, Edward and Will Montgomery, and a sister, Mrs. Frank Williams, of Washington, D. C., and another brother, Bert Montgomery, and a sister, Mrs. Anna Phillips, of California.

Funeral services will be conducted this afternoon at the Baker Funeral Home at 2 o'clock in charge of the Rev. John Paul Jones. Burial will be at Lizton. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wesley Montgomery (1848 - 1905)
  Candice Alverda Stoneman Montgomery (1851 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Rufus Floyd Russell (1878 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  Winifred Ruby Russell Pickett (1896 - 1960)*
  Roy Berten Russell (1901 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Florence Montgomery Russell (1872 - 1951)
  Stanford M Montgomery (1876 - 1888)*
  Callie C. Montgomery Shockley (1884 - 1913)*
  Clara L. Montgomery Williams (1889 - 1979)*
  Edward Truman Montgomery (1892 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mother
 
Burial:
K of P Cemetery
Lizton
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Marc Doty
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71160233
Florence <i>Montgomery</i> Russell
Added by: Marc Doty
 
Florence <i>Montgomery</i> Russell
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