Memorial services for Jackie Alvernon Russell, age 59, are at 11 a.m. Saturday morning, October 12, 2013, at Kirk Funeral Home Chapel. Oliver Gaines will officiate.

Jackie was born December 8, 1953, in Fillmore, Oklahoma, to Doris Lamey Pickens and Victor Russell.

He attended Lincoln School in Gene Autry before graduating from Springer High School with the Class of 1972. Jackie was employed with Stromberg Carlson before a long term tenure in the tire building department at Michelin. He departed this mortal life October 1, 2013, in the local hospital.

He was preceded in death by his parents; stepfather, Mervin Pickens; and a sister, Debra Pickens.

He leaves to forever cherish precious memories four children, Lionel Wrenn, Brandie Davis, Brittany Nicole Rorie and Cassie Lee Rorie; one sister, Sandra Pickens; a nephew, Andre` Moore; aunts, uncles and cousins are amongst his many other relatives; and a host of dear friends.

Services are entrusted to the care of Kirk Funeral Home.