Noble A. Russell of Mitchell, known to friends and family as “Toby,” passed away Monday afternoon at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center at the age of 90.
Born in 1917 in Lawrence County to Joseph and Beada Russell, Toby was an Army veteran of World War II, retiree of NSWC Crane and member of Cecil B Martin American Legion Post 250 and Bride of Christ Fellowship.
He is survived by his sons William, Kenneth, Steven, Michael and James, daughters Shirley and Barbara, 23 grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren and 10 great great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Cora, sons Donald, Noble and Jeffrey, daughters Alice and Peggy, brothers Marvin, John, Albert and Fay, and sisters Artie, Ethel, Effie and Gladys.
Services will be held Friday morning at 10:30 at the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home in Mithcell with burial to follow at Mitchell Cemetery.
Visitation will be tomorrow from 4:00 until 8:00pm and again from 9:00am until time of service Friday at Chastain.