Erie Justice Russell
Erie Justice Russell, 96, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Monday July 2, 2012. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Otis Bowens, Brother Scott Marshall & Pastor Jody Lucas officiating. Burial followed at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. She was born on January 17, 1916 in East Lynn, WV to the late Arnold Justice and Nannie Asbury Justice. Erie was a homemaker and was a member of East Lynn Church of God since she was a teenager. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Oscar Russell, grandson Tim Russell, sister Carma Lee Runyon and son-in-law Dillard Estep. She is survived by three daughters Minnie Estep of Lavalette, WV, Anna Wellman(Jack) of Wayne, WV, and Ruby Jean Ross (Claude) of Columbus, Ohio; four sons: Arnold Russell (Janice), Roger Russell, Carl Russell (Anna) and Edward Russell all of Wayne, WV, sister Helen Adkins (Bob) of Huntington, WV, three brothers Frank Justice (Bev) of Elyria, Ohio, Arnold Justice Jr. (Emogene) of Genoa, WV and Oscar Justice (Joann) of Wayne, WV. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and nine great great grandchildren.