Eva Raie Russell, 26, of Empire passed away unexpectedly on June 7, 2021.

She is survived by her Grandfather, John Brown of Houston, AL, Uncles, Thomas “Buddy” Watts of Jasper, Gage Holley of Sumiton, Kerry Russell (Susan) of Empire, Keith Russell (Susan) of Empire, Aunts, Candace Carter of Pinson, Crystal Owens (Johnathan) of Hayden, April Rhodes of Empire, a host of cousins, other relatives, and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Kennetha “Shell” Russell and David Watts, Grandmothers, Brenda “Dale” Brown and Colleen Watts, Grandfather, Thomas “Tommy” Watts, Sr., and Uncles, Kenneth “Tuffy” Russell and Randall Russell.

A celebration of life will be held at New Horizon Funeral Home in Sumiton, AL from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on June 19, 2021.

The family is not requesting flowers. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.

Professional services entrusted to W.E. Lusain Funeral Home and Crematory of Birmingham, Alabama. 

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