RUSSELL, SHIRLEY M. – age 91, of Knoxville, passed away peacefully Wednesday, January 7, 2015. Shirley was a member of Inskip United Methodist Church. She was a registered nurse graduating from Knoxville General Hospital School of Nursing. She attended the University of Tennessee and retired from the State of Tennessee with many years of service as a public health nurse. She was preceded in death by her beloved parents, Mitchell C. and Cora Millsaps; and husband, Glenn E. Russell. Shirley is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Michael W. and Marie O. Russell; grandchildren, Ryan A. Russell and Courtney M. Russell; brothers and sisters-in-law, Clyde W. and Ethel Millsaps of Muncie, IN, and James W. and Marie Millsaps of Tullahoma, TN; sister and brother-in-law, Ben H. and Edith Russell of Jamestown, TN; and several nieces and nephews. A private service will be held. Online condolences may be sent to www.rosemortuary.com. Arrangements provided by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
Published in Knoxville News Sentinel from Jan. 8 to Jan. 9, 2015