Russell Ray Lockaby, age 53, of Woodbine, passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at his residence.
He was born in Phoenix, Ariz., to the late Oscar Lockaby and Erma Smith Roark. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Devin Folgman; and a brother, Marvin Dean Lockaby. Russell was a U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Lockaby, of Woodbine; son, Michael Lockaby, of Corbin; daughters, Stephanie Morris, of Corbin, and Jennifer Folgman, of Florida; five grandchildren, Breana, Paige, Reed, Jeremiah and Ami; three brothers, Joe Lockaby, Clayton Lockaby and Darrell Lockaby; and two sisters, Lesa Bailey and Bonnie Beck, all who mourn his passing.
Visitation will be from noon Thursday, Feb. 7, until the funeral at 2 p.m. at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral home to help with expenses.
Messages may be written at vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com