Amy Sue Russell 1966 - 2014
Amy Sue Russell, 48, died Aug. 10, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Born June 23, 1966, in Kansas City, she was the daughter of Dr. Roy C. and Karen (McFadden) Russell. In 1984, she graduated from Buhler High School and from Sidney’s Hairdressing College. She worked for Sunflower Diversified Service as an employment facilitator, taught riding lessons, and was a dog groomer.
Amy was a member of Kansas Open Barrel Race Association, Reno County Quarter Horse Association, American Quarter Horse Association, Kansas Quarter Horse Association, Stafford County Horse Project, judged 4-H shows and open shows.
Survivors include her daughter, Kayla Temple of Olmitz; father, Dr. Roy C. Russell and wife Susan of Hutchinson; mother, Karen Russell of Hutchinson; companion, Brian Davis of St. John; brother, Burke Russell and wife Dini of Florida; and two nephews. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, John W. and Bernadine Russell, Damon H. and Vivian D. McFadden.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, at South Hutchinson United Methodist Church, with Pastor John Paul and the Reverend Warren Hett officiating. Burial will follow at the Sterling Community Cemetery. Friends may sign the book 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Amy Sue Russell Memorial Fund, in care of the funeral home.
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Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Aug. 13, 2014