Russel Franklin Apple

Russel Franklin Apple

Russel Franklin Apple

Russel Franklin Apple

Rev. Russel Franklin Apple, 82, of Vincennes, passed away at his residence on Sunday, April 5, 2020.

Russel was born on April 17, 1937 to Russel Charles Apple and Laura Henrietta Von Gordan. He served his country in the U.S. Navy and was a evangelistic minister and machinist.

He is survived by his sons, David Apple, Russel Apple, and Sunny Apple of Tampa Florida, and Paul Nathaniel Apple and Jeremiah Samuel Apple of Knox County; as well as 16 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his children, Tammy Dineen Apple and Phillip Eugene Apple; his wife of 53 years, Anna Joyce Apple; and a grandson Mason Storm Apple.

A private graveside service was held on Thursday at Memorial Park Cemetery. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to assist the Apple family with arrangements.

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Bill Shick, 74, of St. Francisville, Illinois, passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at his residence.Arrangements are pending with the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois.


Eads, Brian W., died April 14. Private services will be held. Burial: St. Lucas Cemetery in Fort Branch. Memorials: St. Lucas Church Cemetery Fund. Condolences:

Walden, Walter Carter, died April 11. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Condolences:


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