Russell Graham, 31, St. Joseph, MO

Published 07/31 2014 09:22AM

Updated 07/31 2014 09:23AM

Russell Graham, 31, of St. Joseph, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at Abbey Woods Nursing Home.

Russell was born on June 7, 1983 in Scappoose, Oregon to John and Rebecca (Penland) Graham. He was raised in Seattle, Washington until moving to Missouri at the age of 16.

Russell was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Surviving family includes his life companion, Jennifer Jacobs, of the home; daughters, Alexis and Jessica Graham, son, Russell Graham, Jr.; parents, John (Sherry) Graham and Rebecca Penland; sisters, Christy Peters, Resylvia and Renita Santana, and numerous nieces and nephews.

His family and his children were his world.

Services 11:00 am Saturday at Faith Baptist Church.

Services under the direction of Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel, St. Joseph, Missouri.

The family suggests memorial contributions to an Education Fund for his Children.

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