Graveside services for Wilma Lea Russell, 85, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, August 22, 2016 at Howell Valley Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Russell passed away at 8:25 a.m., Thursday, August 18, 2016 at her home.
She was born July 30, 1931, at Alton, Missouri, to Blanche Davis. On August 15, 1958, she was married at Gladstone, Missouri, to Robert Hugh Russell, who preceded her in death February 12, 2015. Mrs. Russell was a homemaker, had worked at Sears Roebuck and sold real estate for ten years.
She is survived by two sons, Stephen Russell, West Plains and Robert Russell, State of California; former daughter-in-law, Barbara Russell, Raytown, Missouri; two grandsons, Craig and Scott Russell; two sisters, Linda Davis, West Plains, and Helen Pingleton, Garden, Kansas; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents and husband precede her in death.