Preston Bud Russell, 90, was born June 11, 1928 in Warrior, Alabama and moved to Panama City in 1965. He passed away October 26, 2018.
He served in the Korean War and retired from Bay County School Board as a painter in 1990. Preston loved fishing, hunting, and his family.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife Vera Russell of Southport, FL.; sons Jeff Russell of Panama City, Fl. , Michael Russell of Mobile, AL. ; stepson Dan Neel of Panama City, FL.
He is survived by son Steve Russell of Southport, FL.; stepdaughters Bobbie Jean Camper (Bobby) of Tampa, FL. Nell Godwin of Greenhead, FL. ; sister Emma Jean Jones of AL.; 12 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 6 great-great grandchildren; host of nieces and nephews.