Russell E. Forrester
Sept. 6, 2022
Services for Russell Edward Forrester, 75, of Mantee were Sept. 8, 2022, at Mantee Baptist Church with the Rev. Zach Sanford officiating. Burial was in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
He was born Nov. 5, 1946, to the late Raleigh Edward and Opal Bennett Forrester in Webster County. Mr. Forrester ran a wholesale milk route before starting his own business, S&F Logging, in 1993, where he worked until he retired. He also served in the National Guard. Mr. Forrester died Sept. 6, 2022, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Sanford Forrester; three daughters, Melanie Carter, Sonya Gilliland and Amber Parker; three sisters, Dean Datel of San Antonio, Texas, Kaye Sneed of Mount Belview, Texas, and Debe McCarter of Mantee; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Houston Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.