Russell Lyman Southard died peacefully at home, at
the age of 73, on August 11 surrounded by his loving
Lyman is survived by his wife, Carol; children, Jamie,
Rebecca and Travis; and brother Neil. He is preceded in
death by his daughter Sherry Ann and his sister Marlene.
He was born on May 5, 1947 in Portland, OR to William and Charlotte Southard. He married the love of his life, Carol Jean
Williams, after serving in the Air Force during the
Vietnam War. During their 50 years of marriage, the
couple welcomed 4 children and 11 grandchildren
into their home and set about teaching them how to
work hard, help others, and have a sense of humor.
Due to COVID 19, his service will be limited
to immediate family. They'd appreciate any
remembrances and comments which can be shared