- [S104] Cocke County, Tennessee, and its People, Cocke County Heritage Book Committee, (Walsworth Publishing, 1992), 278.
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 46726742).
- [S113] Manes Funeral Home, (http://www.manesfuneralhome.com), 30 Dec 2009.
(November 25, 1923 - December 30, 2009)
Jessie Mae Watts Russell, age 86, of Newport, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at the Baptist Convalescent Center. She was a member of Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church and retired from Baptist Hospital of Cocke County. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Russell; parents, William and Jessie Watts; brothers, Ben Watts, Albert Watts and James Watts; sisters, Dora Lane, Beulah Teague, Sara Vinson and Maudella Russell. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn and Bill Moorefield; son and daughter-in-law, James and Annette Russell; and daughter, Myra Hodges; grandchildren, Heidi Freshour, Dewayne (Chip) Russell, Russell Moorefield and Jade Frazier; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Amelia Metcalf, Evelyn Trentham, Lillian Taylor and Wanda Snapp and husband Claude; also other family and friends.. The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm Friday, January 1, 2010, at Manes Funeral Home. The funeral services will be held 2:00 pm, Saturday, January 2, 2010 in Manes Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Alvin Watts, Rev. Johnny Ellison and Rev. Bobby Samples officiating. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery.
Family and friends may sign the guest register on line at: www.manesfuneralhome.com.
Manes Funeral Home is in charge.
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Eugene Russell
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Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 18 Jun 1942
Event Place: Cocke, Tennessee, United States
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Spouse's Name: Jessie Mae Watts
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Reference ID: 2518
GS Film number: 1928651
Digital Folder Number: 004485966
Image Number: 00331