Survivors include her husband, Tom, of the home; three sons, Tate West, LaCygne, Kan., Shaun West, Fort Scott, Kan., and Bryon West, Nevada, Mo., a daughter Alisa Miner, Fort Scott, Kan., a step--daughter, Cassandra Edminston, Gentry, Ark.; fourteen grandchildren and six step--grandchildren. Also surviving are ten brothers, Jim, Leo Jay, Jerry, Jesse, Kevin, Robert, Dennis, Wayne, Don and Charles Russell. In addition to her husband, Carl, she was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Russell, two brothers, Leslie and Joseph Russell and a sister, Louise Roy.
Charles Russell, will conduct funeral services at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2008, at the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in the U.S. National Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary or the Assembly of God Kid's Life and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kan. 66701. Words of sympathy may be emailed to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.