Jason Michael Russell, age 24 of St James MO passed away December 16, 2017 in his home. Jason was born on November 26, 1993, in Colorado Springs, Co., a son to Wanda and Russell Crocker of Cuba. He graduated from Rolla High School in 2012. Jason enjoyed spending time with his children, family, watching Netflix, gaming and hunting for unique baseball caps. Jason leaves behind many loved ones including his four year old daughter Leila, and his one year old son Kyson; grandparents Lonnie and Candy Moore of Arizona; siblings Lacey and husband Matt Lorraine of Steeleville, Tera and husband Jason Comia of Catawissa, Jordan Crocker of Steelville and Rustin Crocker of Colorado; aunts Jane Harmon of Sullivan, Jenny Moore of Arizona and Brandy Moore of Jefferson City; cousins; Skyla and Tymber of Jefferson City and Ashton of Newburg; great aunt and uncle Andy and Sue Martensen of Florida; thirteen nieces and nephews, several second and third cousins; his best friend and the mother of his children Felicia Shaw and too many friends and family by choice to mention. We would like to send a special thank you to Nancy and Skyla who handled the unimaginableâ¦your strength and resilience inspire and humble us. A private celebration of life event is planned for December 30. If you are an extended friend â¦please take a moment at 3 pm on December 30 to send him your thoughts and prayers. If you or your loved one is struggling with addiction, please find help. We have lost too many too soon.