Russell Goodman, son of the late Alex and Ruth Eaton Goodman, was born in Essex on Dec. 1, 1942, and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at the age of 67.
He had lived in Essex and Dexter all his life and was a member of the Missouri Trappers Accociation.
Surviving are his beloved partner, Joan Perry of Dexter; one daughter, Rhonda Kemp of Dexter; two sisters, Oma Jean Sanders of Peru, Ind. and Nona Dove of Lakeland, Fla.; and one brother, George Goodman of Michigan. Other relatives and friends survive.
Russell was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Richard and Herman.
Visitation will be Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, after 1 p.m. at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Services will be held Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at 3 p.m. in the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. James Malloy of Essex, Missouri officiating.
Interment will be in the Essex Cemetery in Essex with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.