Mr. Kenneth Russell

  • Born: February 12, 1933
  • Died: April 9, 2017
  • Location: Brooks, Kentucky

Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home

4895 North Preston Highway
Shepherdsville, KY 40165

Tel. (502) 957-5200

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mr. Kenneth Russell, age 84, of Brooks returned to his Heavenly Father on April 9, 2017. Mr. Russell was a self-employed electrical contractor with K.R. Electric, Inc. and a Baptist by faith. Among those that preceded him in death include his parents, Elmo and Leora Perkins Russell; sister, Genevieve Haycraft; and brother, Truman Russell. He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 63 years, Marianna Marcum Russell; children, Angela Lynn Russell, Vanessa Cox (Chris), Kenny Russell (Christine) and Clint Russell; grandchildren, Shaun, Bryce and Christa; great-grandchildren, Gavyn and Brantlee; sister, Frances Carman; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be conducted at noon on Friday, April 14, 2017 in the chapel of Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Highway at Brooks Road) with interment in Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects on Thursday from 1-8 pm and Friday from 10 am until time of service at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation. Obituary on

Condolence & Memory Journal

My respects and heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Kenneth Russell.

He was my a long-term landlord and friend for 15+ years. He was always a fair and kind person to me as well as his wonderful wife, Marianna, was.

I am truly sorry to hear of his passing and wish well to all in his life.

Posted by Sherry Wilson - Louisville, KY - Acquaintance   September 18, 2017

I'm so sorry for your loss.

Posted by Kathy Troutman Durbin - Shepherdsville, KY - Friend   April 13, 2017

So very sorry for your loss Clint and Vanessa you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers

Posted by Debbie Keeling - New albany, IN - friend   April 13, 2017

There are never words comforting enough to share with those grieving as you try to process such devastating loss of a precious life. May his spirit surround you all and your memories of him give you strength during this time. My sincere sympathies, and prayers to you all.

Posted by Donna Tyler - Mount Washington, KY - Friend   April 12, 2017


Dear Friends our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time .
Love Barbara & Kelly Hurd

Posted by Barbara &Kelly Hurd - Prescott, AZ - Family Friend   April 11, 2017


I'm keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Love, Terry

Posted by Terry Schneider - Sedona, AZ - Friend   April 11, 2017

Thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Kay Boone

Posted by Kay Boone - Louisville, KY - friend   April 11, 2017


Vanessa im so very sorry for your loss

Posted by Donna Cox - Louisville, KY - friend   April 11, 2017