Funeral services for James Russell, 58, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 18, 2021, at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains, with Brother Ronnie Wheeler officiating under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, West Plains.
He was born the son of the late Paul Russell and Norma Louise Morrison Russell, on September 28, 1963 in West Plains, Missouri and died December 11, 2021 in Kansas City, Missouri.
He is survived by two daughters, Misti Russell, West Plains, Missouri and Jamie Manes, Bolivar, Missouri; one sister, Janie Lara and husband Shorty, Scott City, Kansas; girlfriend April Williams, West Plains, Missouri; three grandsons, and nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Earl Russell, Bob Russell, Lynn Russell, and Jimmy Russell, and one sister, Ellen Russell.
He enjoyed watching westerns on television, and loved to listen to the old country western music. He also enjoyed hunting when we was younger.
Visitation will be held Friday, December 17, 2021 at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains, Missouri from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Burial will be in Jolliff Cemetery, Oregon County, Missouri, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.