Date of Death: 18 Jun 1876
Subject: Amanda E. (Rhoads) Russell
Source: Andrew County Republican, 22 Jun 1876, p. 1

Died. In this place, at four o'clock P.M. on Sunday, June 18, 1876, Mrs. Amanda E. Russell, wife of J. B. Russell. The deceased was one of our most respectable citizens, honored and respected by all who had the pleasure of her acquaintance. She was buried in the city cemetry [sic] on Monday last, attended by a large assemblage of sympathizing friends and relatives.

Mrs. Russell was raised in this city and for a number of years has been an active member of the Christian Church. The Christian Sunday School, will feel the loss of one of its dutiful teachers. She leaves a family of three small children to mourn a mother's death.