Russell "Rusty" C. Williams III, 62, Russell, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, at Chandler Regional Hospital, Chandler, Ariz.

He was born August 2, 1957, in Colorado Springs, Colo., to Russell C., Jr. and Gail (Sack) Williams. He was a 1975 graduate of Russell High School and attended Fort Hays State University.

He married Pam Ehrlich in Russell. He was owner and operator in H &L Productions and other businesses.

Survivors include his longtime companion, Crystal Davis of the home; two daughters, Heather Mayberry Williams, Salina, and Lindsay Lawrence, Airway Heights, Wash.; his mother, Russell; his father, Russell C. Williams Jr. and wife Donna, Great Bend; two brothers, Randy Williams and Tim Williams; three sisters, Kim Williams, Tammy Fuller and Jani Cook; and five grandchildren.

A celebration of his life will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Elks Lodge, Russell. Food and drink will be available for the funeral guests. Cremation has been selected by the family.

Memorials are suggested to the Russell High School Golf Team in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.