Funeral services for Russell Ken Honeycutt have been set for Monday, September 11, 2023 at Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs, MO. His family will receive family and friends from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Funeral service will begin at 2:00 p.m. Burial will follow at the Blue Springs Cemetery. Memories of Russell and words of comfort for his family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com
Russell Ken Honeycutt, 85, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully Wednesday, September 6, 2023 at Ignite Medical Resort St. Mary’s in Blue Springs, MO. He was born January 21, 1938 to Coy and Ethel (Hudson) Honeycutt in Leadhill, AR.
Russell was a 1956 graduate of Aurora High School in Aurora, MO. He was united in marriage to Joyce Inman on December 21, 1956 in Nixa, MO. Russell spent his working career on the assembly line for General Motors. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, bowling, and gardening. Russell enjoyed coaching his children in bowling, baseball, and softball. Above all Russell cherished spending time with his family and friends.
Survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Joyce Honeycutt of Blue Springs, MO; children, Karyla Stowell and husband Chris of Blue Springs, MO, Russell Honeycutt Jr. of Blue Springs, MO, Kimberly Howard of Blue Springs, MO; grandchildren, Jessica, Christopher, Matthew, Ryan, Ben, Randi; great-grandchildren, Baleigh, Logan, Hannah, Rylee, Charley; sister, Charlene High and husband Lynn of Billings, MO; and nieces and nephews. Russell is preceded in death by his parents; brother, William Honeycutt; sisters, Cathy Honeycutt, Dixie Seitz; grandsons, Andrew, Nick; great-grandchild, Dylan.