May 6, 1924 - October 31, 2018

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Eunice J. "Mammy" Russell,94 of Urbana passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2018 in Mercy Hospital Urbana, Ohio.
She was born May 6, 1924 in Mutual and attended Mechanicsburg High School. Eunice retired from Grimes Manufacturing Company with 32 years of service. She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy Urbana. She enjoyed flower gardening & raising tomatoes. She was a excellent cook, especially making noodles and baking. She also, enjoyed ironing for her family.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Robert) Hawkes, her daughter-in-law, Polly Russell of Urbana; 8 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, a brother, Glen Harsh; as well as several nieces, nephews and friends including special friends, Dessie Weber and Ray & Diane Piper.
She is preceded in death by her parents, George and Ercel R. (Smith) Harsh her husband, James E. Russell; her son, J. D. Russell; sister, Catherine Davisson, brothers, Roger, Wayne, Warren, Keith, Donald, Lloyd and Roy Harsh.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are entrusted to Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg.
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Tamra - Nov 12, 2018
Please accept my condolences to your family. I hope that God’s promise of the resurrection brings you comfort during this very difficult time. (Acts 24:15)
Sheri Thomas - Nov 5, 2018
Patti so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother, Mammi! She was truly a very special person and will be missed by all. Love and hugs. Love Ryan and Sheri Thomas

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