Robbie Dale Russell, 60, of Bay Springs passed away on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, in a tragic accident at his home at 77 County Road 1511, Bay Springs.
Robbie, along with his wife of 30 years Betty Jean Russell, and his mother Laura Virginia Russell, were all killed in a terrible house fire.
Robbie is survived by three sons, Daniel Russell of Atmore, Ala., Ryan Russell of Mobile, Ala., and Steven Russell of Adrian, Mich.; two daughters, Victoria Walker (Prentice) and Celina Russell; and several grandchildren.
Robbie was a lifelong resident of Jasper County. He was born on Oct. 31, 1956. He was preceded in death by his father Herschel Russell and one brother, Travis Russell, both of Bay Springs.
Robbie is survived by two brothers, Dean Russell (Miriam) of Laurel and Brad Russell (Lawanna) of Mountain View, Ark.; two nephews, Jonathan Russell and Joseph Russell, both of Baytown, Texas; three nieces, Jeanette Russell of Baytown, Olivia Russell of Laurel and Bridget Russell of Mountain View.
Robbie enjoyed hunting and spending time with his family. He was also a gardener and enjoyed taking care of his farm animals. Most of his working life was spent in the oil industry and construction. He will be missed by family and friends.
Services will be held Monday with visitation from 1:30-3:30 p.m. with a service immediately following at First Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ in Bay Springs.