James Russell Sanders, 92 of Springfield, passed away quietly on March 11, 2024, at Mercy Hospital.

Russell worked at Kraft Foods and preached at several churches.

Russell is survived by his three children and their spouses as well as others.

Services will be held on Saturday, March 16 at Greenlawn Funeral Home East, 3540 East Seminole Street in Springfield; visitation will be at 10:00 am, followed by the funeral service at 11:00. 

Graveside service will take place immediately following at Rivermonte Memorial Gardens, 4500 South Lone Pine in Springfield.