The Rev. Henry Russell Jr. officiated. Burial followed in the Rocky Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Russell died of natural causes at 2:37 p.m. Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville.
Mr. Russell was born March 5, 1950 in Trigg County. He was the son of the late B. Joe and Lottie Bell Roach Russell.
Mr. Russell was a farm worker for local farms. He was a member of the Montgomery Elizabeth Baptist Church.
Survivors include one sister, Lottie B. Jones of Cadiz; one brother, Henry (Peggy) Russell Sr. of Gracey; and two nephews, Jessie Jones of Cadiz and the Rev. Henry Russell Jr. of Hopkinsville.