Funeral services for Russell Muirheid will be held on Thursday, November 4, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at Ricks-Bowers Funeral Home in Jewett. Pastor Robert Smith will officiate. Interment will follow at Little Flock Cemetery near Jewett.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Russell passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2021.
Russell Wayne Muirheid was born on April 21, 1980 in Henderson. He grew up in Jewett and graduated from Leon High School Class of 1999. He married Megan Morgan on November 17, 2018. He worked for A. L. Helmcamp. At the Jewett Mine. Russell loved hunting and fishing. He enjoyed guns, gold mining, camping, swimming, being outdoors, and working on vehicles of all kinds. He also loved to cook on his grill and make his own BBQ sauce. Russell was recently a member of Bedias Baptist Church and Ephesus Baptist Church prior.
He is survived by his wife, Megan Morgan of Normangee; three children, Kaya Muirheid, Hunter Muirheid and Adam Muirheid; three step-sons, Mathew Watts, Andrew Wobig and Braydon Wobig; his father, Omer Muirheid & wife Liz of Fairfield; one brother, Randy Muirheid of Washington; two sisters, Rachel Muirheid of Onalaska, TX and Amber Wippel & husband Ryan of Rutherfordton, NC; three step-siblings, Amy Lawrence, Kristy Lawrence, Casey Lawrence; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Russell was preceded in death by his mother, Laura Muirheid.
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