Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:17 p.m.

ISLAND FALLS – Gladys King Russell, 75, died Jan 2, 2004, at Bangor. She was born April 24, 1931, in Stacyville, the daughter of Leo and Sadie Hayes. She is survived by eight children, Terrance Hayes of Island Falls, Joyce Slauenwhite of Ellsworth, Larry King of Hartford, Conn., Beverly McNally of Island Falls, Diane Lane of Patten, Donna Phillips of Pennsylvania, Robert King of Island Falls, and Clarence King of Houlton; 21 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; one brother, Hollis Hayes of Island Falls; several nieces and nephews. A private family funeral will be held 11 a.m. Monday at the Bowers Funeral Home, Island Falls, with the Rev. James Flye officiating. Spring interment will be in the Island Falls Cemetery.