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Selena Fuller

October 12, 2022

Selena Fuller, 69, of Russellville went home to her Lord on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at Capitol Region Medical Center.  

She was born September 26, 1953 in Paris, Arkansas to the late Cliff and Mary Frances (Smith) Craft.  Selena grew up in Charleston, AR where she graduated from high school.  One day she was introduced to Earl Fuller at her family church.  They fell in love and on December 23, 1971 they were married at Ursula Community Church. Over the years, Selena supported her husband’s life in ministry.  They served in churches in Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas and settled in Missouri in 1984.  Selena and Earl are members of Green Grove Baptist Church where Earl is pastor and Selena played piano and sang.  In 2020, Selena retired after 31 years of service with Cole County Residential Services.  In her free time, she enjoyed antiquing and doll and angel collecting.  

Survivors include her husband, Earl of Russellville, four children, Daniel Roy (Jeannie) of Columbia, Nathaniel Earl (Juanita) of Jefferson City, Joshua Caleb (Lisa) of Lake St. Louis and Carrie Ann of Jefferson City, four grandchildren, Danielle, Damon (Caitlin), Dustyn, and Isabella, three great grandchildren, Zoyee, Sophya and Brantley, and two sisters, Sherry Ann (Rick) Ballentine of Russellville, AR and Serena Eileen (David) May of Cedar Creek, Mo.  

Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Friday at the Trimble Funeral Home, Russellville.  Visitation will resume on Saturday, October 15, 2022 at Russellville Baptist Church from 10:00 a.m. until the 11:00 a.m. Celebration of Life Service.  Brother Alan Earls will officiate.  Burial will take place on Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. in the Elbing Missionary Cemetery, Newton, Kansas.  

Memorials may be directed to the Green Grove Baptist Church, Tipton, Mo.  

Trimble Funeral Homes, Russellville and Petersen Family Funeral Home, Newton is assisting the family with arrangements.

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