Russell Wayne “Rusty” Green, 47, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2010, at his home in Grain Valley.

Russell Wayne “Rusty” Green, 47, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2010, at his home in Grain Valley.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, September 29, 2010, at Royer Funeral Home, Grain Valley. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. in Orient Cemetery, Harrisonville, Mo..

Russell was born on June 2, 1963, in Harrisonville, Mo., the son of Stan Sr. and Jackie (Smith) Green. He graduated from Grain Valley High School in 1981. He never married. Russell was an auto mechanic and also spent several years as a bartender, working at the Kansas City Club before moving back in 2000 to Grain Valley, where he helped his dad and brother on the family farm. He was a member of the New Liberty Baptist Church and attended MCAA Church in Kansas City as an adult. Russell was also a member of Darts Over Mo. and IGBO Bowling League.

He is survived by his parents; one brother: Stan Green Jr. of Grain Valley; two sisters: Regina Smith of Grain Valley, Darlene Jones and her husband, Bill, of Bates City, Mo.; two nieces: Nicki Wolfe and Shelby Smith; two nephews: Jacoby Green and Riley Smith; and one great-nephew: Jaydon Sprouse.

Arrangements: Royer Funeral Home, 816-847-4441.