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Katherine M. Russell

January 6, 1943 May 7, 2019
Katherine M. Russell
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Katherine M. Russell, 76-year-old Vinita resident, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was born on January 6, 1943 in Fossil, Oregon to Robert and Mary Katherine (Reeder) Stanley. She attended school in Ponca City. Katherine worked in medical billing at a Kennewick, Washington General Hospital for many years. Katherine began her online ministries Boots on the Ground and the World Prayer Ministry, reaching many people from her home. Katherine had also been very active with the Family Praise Center in Vinita.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Katherine Michele Russell.
The family includes; her children, Larry Russell, Jr. and wife Mary Sue of Vinita, Michael Wayne Russell and wife Lenora of Kennewick, WA, Geoffry Scott Russell and wife Miranda LouAnn of Afton; her brother, James Walter Woods, Jr. and wife Jackie of Wagoner; grandchildren, Melissa Farris, Amanda Russell, Dakota Russell, Kayla Deck, Tavia Russell, James Joseph Russell, Amber Rundell, Beth Ann Kelly, Lenora Puckett-Goins, Dale Puckett, Lyndsay Piguet, Joseph Sage Dobbs, Bailey Dean Dobbs, Amanda Nacole Russell, Landon Walsh, Katherine Jones, Rebecca Jones, Victoria Lockwood, Dustin Middleton, Ashlee Smaw; and numerous great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Burckhalter-Highsmith Chapel in Vinita.
The celebration of life will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 10:00 AM at the Family Praise Center in Vinita, with Pastor Ben Coats officiating. Interment will follow at the Nowata Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are by Vinita’s only locally owned funeral establishment, the Burckhalter-Highsmith Funeral and Cremation Service of Vinita.

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6:00 PM 5/9/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/9/2019 8:00:00 PM
Burckhalter-Highsmith Funeral Home Chapel

201 N. Wilson Street
Vinita, OK 74301

Burckhalter-Highsmith Funeral Home Chapel
201 N. Wilson Street Vinita 74301 OK
United States

Celebration of Life




10:00 AM 5/10/2019 10:00:00 AM
Family Praise Center

330 Dwain Willis Ave
Vinita, OK 74301

Family Praise Center
330 Dwain Willis Ave Vinita 74301 OK
United States

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Nowata Memorial Park Cemetery Final Resting Place

S Pecan Street
Nowata, OK 74040

S Pecan Street Nowata 74040 OK
United States

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