Daily Post Athenian
Jul 8, 2012
Carolyn Jo Russell Rickman
Carolyn Jo Russell Rickman, 78, of Englewood, died Sunday, July 8, 2012, at Athens Regional Medical Center.
A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Gladys Hicks Russell, and was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Rickman. She was a former employee of Wilson Drug Store for many years and was a member of Englewood Church of Christ.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Janie and Larry McCaslin of Knoxville; one son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Sarah Thurman of Englewood; grandchildren, Cecilia Roderick of Etowah, Brandon and Jessica McCaslin, both of Knoxville, La'Shay Standridge of Etowah, and Summer Tudor of Englewood; several half-sisters and half-brothers; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with Brother Jimmy Lewis officiating. Burial will follow in Sunrise Cemetery.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Ziegler Funeral Home of Athens is in charge of arrangements.
Joe Sar Russell
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