Glenn  Russell
Glenn Arthur Russell, age 64, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at Joplin Gardens, Joplin, MO.
Glenn was born October 31, 1954, in Joplin, to Harold Leon Russell Sr. and Beatrice Normadine "Norma" (Beckwith) Scott. He graduated from Topeka West High School and earned a bachelor degree at Washburn University. He was general manager at Jim Spicer Cadillac, Joplin, and had worked at several other area car agencies.
Surviving is one son, Ryan Russell, Bentonville, AR; two daughters, Corie Hengst (Kyler), Fairfield, CT, and Whitney Russell, Joplin; his ex-wife, Kim Owen Russell, Joplin; granddaughter, Avery Hengst, Fairfield; his mother, Norma Scott, Joplin; brother, Buford Lee Scott, Topeka; sisters, Rebecca Scott, Joplin, and Cynthia Wilken (Ron), Ft Worth, TX.
He was preceded in death by his father; his dad, Buford Scott; three brothers, Leon Russell Jr., James Kent Russell, and Richard Scott.
Services are planned for Saturday, October 12, 2 p.m. at Christ's Community United Methodist Church, Joplin. His pastor, Chris Sloan, will officiate.
Preparations by Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena, KS.
The family expresses deep gratitude to Joplin Gardens and Regional Hospice for the exceptional care they provided for Glenn, his mother, and family.
Published on October 9, 2019


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Kathy Turner
Oct 11, 2019
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