Russell E. “Rutt” Myers 74, of Colfax, IN, died at 3:01 a.m. November 11, 2018 at home.
Rutt was born August 14, 1944 in Frankfort, IN to Lee C. Myers and Mary Frances (Ewing) Myers. He married Rebecca M. Payne on December 8, 1968 in Frankfort, IN and she survives.
Rutt was a 1963 graduate of Frankfort High School and was a veteran of the US Army serving in the Vietnam War. He retired from Eli Lilly and had previously worked at Staley’s. He was a member of the Colfax Christian Church, enjoyed hunting, trapping, fishing and just tinkering. He loved going to Strawtown every Thursday with friends and family.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday November 14, 2018 at Goodwin Funeral Home 200 S. Main St. Frankfort, IN. Visitation with family and friends will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday November 13, 2018 at the funeral home. Burial with full Military Honors will be in Plainview Cemetery, Colfax, IN. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund, envelopes will be available at Goodwins. Please share a personal message with the Myers family on this obituary page.
Wife: Becky Myers of Rural Colfax, Daughters: Maria Rebecca Myers of Frankfort, IN. Shelley Sue Stoops of Frankfort, IN. Sarah Lou Stoops of Noblesville, IN. Son: Forest L. and his wife Missy Myers of Rural Frankfort, IN. Sister: Sarah Abbott of Frankfort, IN. Brothers: Robert “Bob” and his wife Donna Myers of Rural Frankfort, IN. Steve “Beaver” and his wife Jo Myers of Frankfort, IN. Kenny and wife Susie Myers of Rural Frankfort, IN. 10 Grandchildren and 4 Great Grandchildren survive
His parents and a sister-Ann Scott