Russell Paugh, Sr., 76, of Greenfield, died at 11:02 p.m. Monday, December 10, 2012 at Edgewood Manor, Greenfield. He was born on July 11, 1936 in Bainbridge , the son of the late William and Daisy Shadley Paugh. On September 26, 1970 he married the former Karen Foraker and she survives.
Also surviving are a daughter; Sharon (Jim) Watson of Wetumpka, AL, two sons; Russell (Donna) Paugh, Jr. of Boise, LA, Mark (Katie) Paugh of Washington C.H., two stepchildren; Glendon (Jen) Powell of Georgia, Christina Jenkins of Chillicothe, four grandchildren, three great grandchildren, three step grandchildren and a nephew, Grover (Bev) Annon of Good Hope. He was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.
Russell was a 1955 gradaute of Bainbridge High School and had worked as a carpenter with Bob Blain for many years. He was a 50 year member of Greenfield Eagles Eerie 1325, a 36 year member of the Men’s Auxillary of VFW Post 4736 and AMVETS Post 61. Russell loved to hunt and fish.
Funeral service will be held on Friday December 14, 2012 at 1 p.m. in the ANDERSON-EBRIGHT FUNERAL HOME, Greenfield with Pastor Dennis Brewer and Douglas Campbell officiating. Burial will follow in Bainbridge Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Those wishing to sign his online Book of Memories may do so at: www.ebrightfuneralhome.com