Aminell Russell Witherspoon, age 87, of Dawson Springs, KY passed away on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at the Tradewater Health and Rehabilitation Center, Dawson Springs, KY. Ms. Witherspoon was born on September 27, 1929 in Dawson Springs, KY to the late Ollie Russell and Myrtle Johnston Russell. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church of Dawson Springs.
Ms. Witherspoon is survived by: two brothers and their wives ~ Joe and Louise Russell of Dawson Springs, KY, and Phillip and Betty Russell of Mayfield, KY; a sister-in-law ~ Anne Russell of Texarkana, TX, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband ~ Garland Witherspoon (departed 2-13-1997); two brothers ~ Raymond Russell and William Russell; and three sisters ~ Pauline Crowe, Rudell Clay, and Brunette Franklin Cato.
Visitation for Ms. Witherspoon will be Friday, December 9, 2016 from 11:00 AM until the funeral hour at 2:00 PM at Beshear Funeral Home, Dawson Springs, KY with the Elder Jeff Winfrey, her Great Nephew, Jonathon Storms, and her Niece, Joanie Russell Scott officiating. Burial will follow in Rosedale Cemetery. Pallbearers, in part, are Jonathon Storms, Eddie Storms, Steven Parker, Cole Parker, and Mike Russell.