Cemetery

The City of Russell has been operating the Russell City Cemetery since 1974. The Cemetery Sexton and Parks Department maintain and oversee the Russell City Cemetery.

Burial spaces may be purchased at the City Clerk's office for $125.00 per space. Casket burials are performed by a Mortuary, with grave openings and closings performed by a private contractor. Urn burials are performed by the City of Russell. All burials require a permit for internment thorug the City Clerk's office at a cost of $10. All funeral arrangements are organized through a mortuary of choice. View the Cemetery Map (PDF) and the Cemetery Records (PDF).