Norma Jean Russell, 78, of Talbott, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System. She is preceded in death by her husband James “Hack” Russell; daughters, Donna Carpenter and Brenda Southerland; brothers, Dale Ivy and Danny Ray Ivy; and a sister, Bobby Ann Davis.
She is survived by her daughter, Glenda (Leonard) Turner; son, Allen (Liz) Russell; sister, Brenda Hazelwood; brothers, Paul (Jeanne) Ivy, David (Glenna) Harris; grandchildren, Chucky (Laina) Noe; Keshia Southerland, Eric (Janlynn) Noe, Michael (Alisha) Carpenter, Dale Turner, Vanessa (Zak) Setser, Dale Turner, Wesley Russell, Brandon Russell and Whitney Turner; great-grandchildren, Chase Noe, Brandon Noe, Saphira Harville, Joseph Combs Jr, Jaxon Noe, Aleana Marshall, Easton Carpenter, Aiden Jacobs, AJ Turner, and Kenzleigh Turner; special friends, Chuck and Melanie Noe and Jospeh Combs. Serving as pallbearers will be Johnny Shelton, Wesley Russell, Eric Noe, Michael Carpenter, Joseph Combs, Braxton Russell and Sammy Collins.
The family will receive friends Friday, June 1, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 and Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 in the East Chapel of Allen Funeral Home prior to the service at 8:00 pm with the Reverend Stanley Carpenter officiating. Graveside services will be Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 2:00 pm in Hamblen Memory Gardens.
Allen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.