Born Oct. 1, 1921, in Clarkton, Mo., daughter of the late George Thomas and Nancy Ann Harris Gibson, she was a florist and of the Nazarene faith.
On Oct. 19, 1940, in Piggott, Ark., she married Edward Graves Russell, Jr., who preceded her in death on Jan. 25, 1994. She was also preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers.
Survivors include one daughter, Gail Stuecken, of Chesterfield; one granddaughter, Jennifer McGlasson, of Chesterfield and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 28, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Malden.
Burial was in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.