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Russell Claude "Rusty" Clemons

August 27, 1961 - December 6, 2020

Russell C. Clemons, 59 died Sunday, December 6, 2020, at Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, WV.

He was born August 27, 1961 in Wheeling, WV a son of the late Judy and Gary Ferrel and Luther Clemons.

Russell was a graduate of Bellaire High School. He was a Corporal Corrections Officer at the Northern Regional Correctional Facility and Jail. He was a catholic by faith. Russell was a huge fan of the Cincinnati Bengals and the Pittsburgh Pirates.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his father in-law Fred Hicks and son, Matthew Hicks.

Surviving are his wife, Amy Clemons, daughter Courtney Jo Clemons, brother Todd (Debbie) Clemons, four grandchildren, Sydney Watson, Aden Watson, Kaleb Hicks and Karter Hicks, and two nieces Casey Clemons and Madison Clemons. Russell is also survived by his mother in-law Lucille Hicks, and several brother in-laws, sister in-laws, aunts and uncles.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Belmont County Animal Shelter by going to

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