|Birth: ||Jan. 14, 1922|
|Death: ||Dec. 27, 2012|
Russel was born Jan. 14, 1922, in Coshocton County, son of Clarence O. and Nanna A. (Campbell) Ashcraft. He graduated in 1940 form Warsaw High School. He was retired, a past employee of the former Shaw-Barton Co. in Coshocton. He was a member of the Warsaw United Methodist Church, and he served on the Warsaw, River View, and Coshocton County School Boards.
Russel is survived by three daughters, Sue Kimble of Mount Vernon, Becky (Larry) Pepper and Janet Ashcraft of Warsaw; eight grandchildren, Lisa Ringwalt of Springfield, Amy (Gene) Sawan of Akron, Julie (David) Lee of Muskegon, Mich., Mary Beth Miller of Cincinnati, Heather (Jay) Sullivan of Boston, Mass., Jennifer (Jason) Hogue of Pataskala, Megan (Shawn) Rupert of Newark and Russel (Brooke) Pepper of Reynoldsburg; 15 great-grandchildren, Daniel Owen, Allison (Tyler) Bayliss, Abigail and Andrew Lee, Jessica, Kathryn, Christina and Sarah Miller, Fiona, Wyatt, and Aurora Sullivan, Jarrod and Jocelyn Rupert, and Meredith and Kyle Hogue; and two great-great-grandchildren, Aiden and Gwen Bayliss.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Beatrice E. "Betty" (Bechtel) Ashcraft, whom he married on June 4, 1942. She passed away on Aug. 16, 2009. A brother, Raymond Ashcraft, also preceded him in death. [Adapted from obituary]
Clarence Orville Ashcraft (1891 - 1956)
Nanna Campbell Ashcraft (1895 - 1978)
Beatrice Eileen Bechtel Ashcraft (1923 - 2009)
Valley View Cemetery
Created by: Roy Sheldon
Record added: Jan 03, 2013
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