Posted: Thursday, December 15, 2011 5:49 pm
The Messenger, December 15, 2011
Joel Devoid Russom, 66, of Kenton passed from this life on Dec. 14, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Laneview Baptist Church near Kenton, with the Rev. Daryle Marcle officiating. Interment will follow in Sunnyside Ceme-tery in Kenton.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. today at Karnes & Son Funeral Home in Kenton.
He was born Aug. 15, 1945, in Obion County, son of the late Paul Devoid and Mary Lou (Foster) Russom. He worked as a car dealer.
He is survived by his spouse, Faye (Stanfill) Russom; three children and their spouses, Karla and Allen Garner, Edward and Kathy Belew and Bett Jewell; seven grandchildren and their spouses, Hannah Grace Garner, Bryce Garner, Olivia Garner, Cassie and Philip Prestininzi, Leah Yarbro, Brittney Belew and Heather and Will Allen; and five great-grandchildren, Hannah Prestininzi, Nevaeh Allen, Nevaen Allen, Natalya Allen and Cooper Yarbro.
He was also preceded in death by his son, John Belew Jr.; and a grandchild, Adam Belew.