Volume 51, Number 44

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, October 30, 2014

Obituaries

Jessie Horace Russell
June 2, 1947 - November 3, 2012

BYRDSTOWN--Jessie Horace Russell, "Bo Jack", 66, Sunset Dr., Byrdstown passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
He was born June 2, 1947 in Pickett Co. to the late Andrew Cole and Jessie Christine Davidson Russell. Mr. Russell was a past employee of the Pickett Co. Highway Dept. and a member of the Red Hill Church of Christ. Other than his parents he is preceded in death by sister, Joyce Russell.
Survivors include two sisters, Kathy Asberry and husband Russell of Albany and Janice Russell of Byrdstown; two nieces Christy and Jill Asberry, Albany, KY. Also survived by other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Bruce Mullinix, Bro. Henry Colbert and Bro. Benny Hackler officiating and burial at Chanute-Campbell Cemetery. Pallbearers included Paul Koger, Teddy Russell, Kenny Beaty, Weldon Russell, Stephen Bilbrey and Joe Russell.
Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

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