Bobby Lee Russell, 76, of Kingston, MO passed away Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Cameron Regional Medical Center, Cameron, MO.
Bob was born May 2, 1941 in Polo, MO the son of Harold Grafton Russell and Coleta Clute Russell. He was a graduate of Polo High School.
On July 23, 1961 Bob married Anita Gayle Martin at the Cameron Christian Church, Cameron, MO. She preceded him in death on August 22, 2010.
Bob worked for many years as a heavy equipment operator doing road construction in several states.
He was a member of Kingston Baptist Church and enjoyed playing his guitar. Bob was a lover of country and gospel music. He and his friends would get together and play at nursing homes and churches throughout the area.
Bob is survived by three sons, Randy Russell of Biloxi, MS, Lonnie and wife Julie of Vail, AZ, and James and wife Shelley of Kingston; 12 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; brother, Dale and wife Dottie of Kingston; and close friend, Helen Innis of Polo.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Anita.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Kingston Cemetery and left at or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe, MO. On line condolences may be left at www.heritage-becausewecare.com