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Julia "Jude" Annabelle (Russell) Knight

July 11, 1932 ~ September 20, 2018 (age 86)

Julia “Jude” Annabelle Knight, 86, Miamisburg, Ohio (formerly of Bidwell, Ohio) passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Phyllis (Rushel) Russell, born July 11, 1932 in Middleport, Ohio. Julia was a member of Morgan Center Holiness Church. She married Robert Kenneth Knight June 7, 1949 in Rutland, Ohio, who survives.

To this union were born four children: Cathy (Steve) Phillips, Kettering, Ohio; Lester (Debbie) Knight, West Carrollton, Ohio; Jesse (Laurie) Knight, Brunswick, Ohio and Kim (Janna Kline) Knight, Miamisburg, Ohio; grandchildren: Daniel Knight, Amy Knight, Robert Phillips, Samantha Phillips and Sarah Khan and five great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters: Gertie (Harve) Ferrell, Veronica Sue (Elmer) Robinson, Connie Morgan and brother-in-law, Robert Hersman as well as a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers: Alvin Russell, Don Russell and sisters: Ruthie Russell, Mary “Bert” Russell, Jylonda “Sis” Allen and Diana Hersman.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Thursday, September 27, 2018 in the Morgan Center Holiness Church, Vinton, Ohio Pastor Teddy Russell and Pastor Robert Hersman, co-officiates. Burial will follow in Morgan Center Cemetery. Friends and family may call at the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Vinton Chapel, Wednesday 5:00-7:00 PM.

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