Bessie Russell, age 62, of Maryville, passed away Sunday June 19, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Bessie Simerly, and brother, Bill Simerly. She is survived by her husband, Jack Russell; sons, Allen Russell, Hank Russell Amy, Brady, Keely; daughters, Lisa Helton and Tina Glandon; grandchildren, Jessica Willis, Amber Helton, and James Glandon; brothers, Max Simerly, Charles Simerly, Lee Simerly, Harry Simerly, and Ray Simerly; sisters, Barbara Murr, Eula Floyd, and Brenda Queen; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Memorial service will be held 8:00 PM Wednesday June 22, 2011at Miller Funeral Home Cedar Chapel, Rev. Archie Baker officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wednesday at Miller Funeral Home, Maryville, (865)982-6041, www.millerfuneralhome.org.