Russell Uphold

Obituary of Russell Webster Uphold

Russell W. Uphold, 92, of Terra Alta and formerly of Louisville, KY died Sunday January 12, 2020 at Preston Memorial Hospital, Kingwood. The son of the late Lloyd D. and Margaret A. Hose Uphold, he was born October 8, 1927 in Terra Alta, WV. Russell served in the United States Navy during WWII. He retired from Linker's Bakery in Louisville, KY. He is survived by two daughters and spouses, Barbara A. and Joe Bradley of Ringgold, GA and Brenda S. and George T. DeLauder of Terra Alta; one son and spouse, Russell A. and Brenda R. Uphold of Louisville, KY; nine grandchildren: Michelle, Joey, Kimberly, Carol, Shelly, Lori, Julie, Jason and Jennifer and 16 great grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Cleta Arvetta Bell Uphold in 1997; a daughter, Carol E. Uphold; brothers, Chester Howard Uphold and Melvin Dewey Uphold and a sister, Creola Uphold. Family and friends will be received at the Schoppenhorst, Underwood & Brooks Funeral Home, Shepherdsville, KY from 12:00 noon on Friday, January 17, 2020 until the 2:00 p.m. time of service. Interment will follow in the Brookland Cemetery, Shepherdsville, KY. Condolences may be made at www.arthurwrightfuneralhome.com
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