Russell “Rusty” Yeager, 64, of Canyon died on Wednesday, September 12, 2012.
Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at Palo Duro Cowboy Church, 12200 U.S. 60 in Canyon. Arrangements by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Yeager was born on September 28, 1947 in Ponca City, Oklahoma to Darrell and JoAn Yeager. He served in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam and had worked as a truck driver.
Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Yeager of Amarillo; a son, Jeff Yeager of Amarillo; a daughter, Stacy Adams of Canyon; his mother, JoAn Yeager of Canyon; a sister, Linda Yeager of Wisconsin; and five grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, 3915 Bell Street, Amarillo, TX 79109.