Barbara Crotty, 81, of Russell, passed away Nov. 4, 2018, in Morning Pointe.
Mrs. Crotty was born Jan. 31, 1937, in Ashland, to the late Wilcox and Hazel Nipp Ward.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister-in-law, Opal Ward.
Barbara was a member of First Baptist Church of Russell. She was a retired nurse for Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital and a volunteer for the American Red Cross, Greenup Chapter.
She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Larry G. Crotty; a brother, Robert L. Ward; and a church family who will carry on her legacy.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at the First Baptist Church of Russell, 901 Ashland Drive in Russell with Pastor Ken Gowin officiating. Burial will follow in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be after 11:00 a.m. Friday at the Church.
Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods is caring for arrangements.