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William "Bill" Russell

Born: Sat., Mar. 14, 1925
Died: Tue., Aug. 23, 2016


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Aug. 26, 2016
6:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Sat., Aug. 27, 2016
Location: Yokley-Trible Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Sat., Aug. 27, 2016
Location: Yokley-Trible Funeral Home

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Mr. William "Bill" Russell age 91, of Mentone, Alabama, formerly of Tompkinsville, Kentucky entered Glory on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016.

He is survived by: 5 daughters; Brenda (Creed) Gross of Monrovia, IN, Vickie (John) Griffis of Barrow, FL, Sandra (Marty) Benton of Indianapolis, IN, Pamela (Ben) Martin of Danville, IN, & Angela (Kim) Nichols of Centre, AL. Special son, Randy (Michelle) Marshall of Indianapolis, IN. Sisters; Reba Ballard of Tompkinsville, KY, Earline Jackson of Vernon, AL, & Jarline Bernd of Indianapolis, IN; 10 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, 7 great great grandchildren with one on the way, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Russell was preceded in death by: parents Mae Hale and Jeffrey Dock Russell; brothers, Dude Russell, Jim Russell, and Joe Russell; sisters, Nova Strong and MaryBelle Vance; and grandson Bobby Darrell Russell.

Mr. Russell was a mechanic by trade and owned a service station in Mentone. He served on both the DeSoto Rescue Squad and Mentone Town Council for many years. He loved to deer hunt and fish, and also loved to brag about his green thumb and beautiful flowers to his sisters. Mr. Russell loved his community and would do anything to help out a neighbor in need. He was well respected.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. Burial to follow in Rocky Hill Cemetery. Visitation is Friday 4:00-8:00 P.M. and Saturday, 6:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.

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carl meier
   Posted Thu August 25, 2016

A GARDEN PATH was sent by Church Members.

Jackson Avenue Church of Christ, Bartow. Florida

Robert Green
   Posted Sat August 27, 2016
Rest in peace Bill we will miss you !!

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