Jerry O. Russell, 69, of Cherokee, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012. His visitation will be Monday, Sept. 17, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., at Morrison Funeral Home, Cherokee. His funeral service will be graveside, Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 11 a.m., at Mynot Cemetery, with Brother Tim Harris officiating.
Mr. Russell was a retired electrician. He was a member of Mynot Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hollie and Dottie Miller Russell, brother, Billy Russell, sisters, Rita Stanford and Renee Wynn, and grandson, Tyler Russell.
He is survived by his wife, Cathy Russell; sons, Anthony Russell, Chris Russell and Nathan Russell; daughter, Margo Russell; brother, Terry Russell; sister, Montray Grissom; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Terry Hall, Jonathan Hall, Jack Singleton, Anthony Lindley, Thomas Gaissar and Rodney Russell.
Morrison Funeral Home of Cherokee is directing.