Russell E. Puckett, 84, died Feb. 26, 2014, at his Saint Petersburg home.
Puckett was born in Ewing on March 28, 1929 and adopted at age 11 by Ben and Nettie Puckett of Sinai.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Dorothy Christine Hoskins, and all five children; Malcolm Wayne Puckett, Stanley Allen Puckett, Janet Arlene Zabala, Owen Keith Puckett, and Michael Edwin Puckett.
Published in The Anderson News on Mar. 12, 2014