Russell Bauer

Saturday, September 27, 2003

Russell Louis Bauer, 75, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2003, in Jackson.

He was born Aug. 15, 1928, at Patterson, Mo., son of Joseph Louis and Laverta Russell Bauer. He and Johny Hazel Dickens were married Jan. 13, 1952, in Lordsburg, N.M.

Mr. Bauer worked for General Motors in fire protection several years, and in parts at General Motors more than 30 years. He was a member of St. Charles Presbyterian Church in St. Charles, Mo., and United Auto Workers Union.

He was a private first class in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Survivors include his wife, Johny; a son, Robert Bauer of Cape Girardeau; a daughter, Linda Tate of St. Charles; six grandchildren, W. Bryan Tate III, Meredith Tate, Holly Bauer, Casey Bauer, Mary Bauer and Riley Bauer.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

A private family committal service will be held Sunday at Cape County Memorial Park Mausoleum. Rocky Tallent will officiate.

The family requests donations to Southeast Hospice.