Richard Russell

Friday, August 27, 2004

Richard Dale Russell, 61, of Jackson died Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2004, in Cape Girardeau.

He was born Oct. 9, 1942, at Loughboro, Mo., son of Elva and Lena Aldrich Russell. He married the former Barbara Graham.

Russell worked at Good Humor-Breyers 19 years, and was a member of Libertyville Methodist Church in Libertyville, Mo. He was formerly of Elvins, Mo.

He served in the U.S. Air Force.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Alan Russell of Fulton, Mo., Chuck Russell of Hickory Flat, Miss.; two stepchildren, Amy Jeter and Aaron Nanney; five brothers, Robert Russell of Snohomish, Wash., Joe Russell of Glenallen, Mo., Dean, Don and Jim Russell, all of Park Hills, Mo.; a grandson; and two great-stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at the United Methodist Church in Libertyville, with the Revs. H.C. Pennel and Judy Jeffers officiating. Burial will be in Methodist Cemetery at Libertyville.

Horton-Wampler Funeral Home in Park Hills is in charge of arrangements.