Earnest Russell, 68, of Nanafalia died Saturday, May 26, 2012 in Demopolis. He was born June 10, 1943.
Funeral services were Saturday, June 2 at Givenland CME Church in Bashi. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Inez Philen Russell; seven daughters, Michelle Russell and Bridgette Curtis of Pensacola, Fla., Regina Philen of Monroeville, Evelyn McFarland of Long Island, N.Y., Tracey Brewer of Morvin, Kennetha Smith of Nanafalia; four sons, Anthony Williams of Queens, N.Y., Rodeny Brewer of Morvin, Curtis Wilkins of Coffeeville and Damaine Smith of Moundville.