Russell Dean Collins
In Our Care…
Clarksdale, MO…….Russell Dean Collins, 82, of Clarksdale, Mo., passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.
Funeral service will be held @ Oak Christian Church, Oak, Mo. on Monday, December 3, 2018 @ 11 a.m., with Pastor Joel Mitchell officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior.
Christian Burial will follow @ The Oak Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Turner Family Funeral Home of Maysville, Mo.
Russell was born on May 30, 1936 in rural Texas County, Missouri, to Homer and Ruth (Daugherity) Collins, was raised there and graduated High School in Houston, Mo.
He lived in Clarksdale, Mo. for over 40 years, in the house he built.
Russell worked for Grace Construction and retired from Lawhon Construction, as a Supervisor.
He enjoyed being with his family, gardening, fishing, and telling stories.
He is survived by his loving wife Joy, of the home. They shared 63 wonderful years of marriage together.
Additional survivors include:a sister, Norma Jean Hutsell, son and daughter in law, Russell Wayne (Kim) Collins, grandchildren, Carla Johnson, Tyler Collins, Jennene Noah, and Billy Collins, and 6 great grandchildren.
Russell is preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Carl Collins, daughters, Raunda Wiley and Brenda Snyder, and two granddaughters, Rebecca Pickerel and Kendall Collins.
Memorials: to the family, in care of Turner Family Funeral Home, Maysville, Mo.
online condolences: turnerfamilyfuneral.com