Dorothy L. Russell

Dorothy L. McCoy Russell, 93, of Michigantown, died December 3, 2017 at Wesley Manor.  She was born December 16, 1923 in Frankfort to Russell & Lena (Davis) McCoy.  She married Raymond G. Russell on April 13, 1941 and he preceded her in death in 2004.

Dorothy was a homemaker and was a lifelong resident of Clinton County.  She was a member of the Michigantown Christian Church and Order of Eastern Star of Hillisburg, now the Clinton Chapter O.E.S.  Dorothy was a professional seamstress, enjoyed crafts, and crocheting.  She especially loved her family, grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Family:  2 Daughters:  Karen (Frankie) Pilley of Michigantown, and Phyllis (Doug) Ridenour of Michigantown, 7 Grandchildren, 17 Great Grandchildren and 5 Great Great Grandchildren.  Dorothy is preceded in death by a daughter, Janice Russell Roll, 2 granddaughters, Lora Edwards and Denise Roll Turk, 3 brothers, Bill, Dale and Ronald McCoy and 4 sisters, Helen Edwards, Leona Lamm, Nettie Russell and Bonnie Alexander.


 A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Sam Guilliams, Minister, will officiate.  Friends may visit at the funeral home on Thursday, December 7th from 4-7 p.m.  An Order of Eastern Star Memorial Service will be held at 7 p.m. following visitation.  Burial will be in Whiteman Cemetery, Michigantown.  Memorial donations may be made to the Michigantown Christian Church.  Please visit, where you may share a personal message with the family