Erin Michelle Russell, 35, of Batson, formerly of Hardin, passed away Monday, July 29, in Batson. She was born on Aug. 11, 1983, in Liberty to Joe Michael Russell and Linda Garcia. Erin was a Leo, loved animals and birds, she loved being in the water and spending time with her friends, she enjoyed relaxing and playing the guitar, and if anyone needed anything Erin was always the first one helping.
She is preceded in death by her father; grandparents, Bevo and Pat Russell, and Fidel and Delting Garcia; and aunt, Regina Montoya.
Those left to cherish her memory are her loving mother and step-father, Linda and Ardell Brandl of Hardin; daughter, Autumn Woods of Hardin; step-brothers, Timothy Scott Brandl of Baytown, and Darryl Keith Brandl of Liberty; sister, Laura Shew and husband Craig of Kingwood; fiancé, Steven Yust of Batson; niece, Mia Belle Shew of Kingwood; nephew, Talan Shew of Kingwood; numerous aunts, uncles, and a host of loving friends.
A service of remembrance will be Saturday, Aug. 3, at 10 a.m. at Faith and Family Funeral Services with reverends Gideon Watson and Klint Bush officiating, interment will follow at Hardin Chapel Cemetery in Hardin. A gathering of Erin's family and friends will also be Saturday, Aug. 3, from 9 a.m. until 10 a.m. at Faith and Family Funeral Services.
Honoring Erin as pallbearers are, J.P. Ellis, Troy Arnold, Clinton Ray Arnold, Adam Garcia, Renee Garcia and Michael Garcia.
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Service of remembrance under the care of Faith & Family Funeral Services, Inc., 40847 Hwy. 105E, Batson, Texas 77519. 936-336-2222 or 936-262-2100.