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Lexington, MS 39095
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July 20, 1933 – October 31, 2018

Henry Russell
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Obituary for Henry Russell

Henry P. Russell age 85 passed suddenly but peacefully at home on October 31, 2018. He will be greatly missed by Marcia Stone Russell, his loving and devoted wife and his children Henry Ellis Russell (Patty) of Newberry, South Carolina, Elizabeth Russell of Gretna, Nebraska, Morris Hunter Russell (Lori) of Springfield, Nebraska and Wendell David Russell of Omaha, Nebraska and extended family including Rick Dean (Peggy) of Brandon, Bruce Dean (Lynn) of Tupelo, Jeff Dean (Sherry) of West and Jon Dean of Kosciusko.
He was born in Birmingham, Alabama on July 20, 1933 to Houston M. Russell and Ruby Thompson Russell. He grew up in Hazlehurst, Mississippi and entered the United States Air Force at age nineteen. He spent the next twenty eight years serving his country and raising his family with his wife Gloria Ellis Russell who predeceased him in 2000. He retired as a Senior Master Sergeant in 1981. He was predeceased in life by his parents, his wife, and his brother Houston Russell. He is survived by his wife Marci, his children and brothers, Harold E. Russell (Judy) of Brookhaven, Mississippi, Joe F. Russell (Liz) of Centreville, Mississippi and Alvin C. Russell (Anne) of Fayetteville, Georgia and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces and nephews and many friends including Dave Klahn of Omaha, Nebraska and Aleatha and Johnny Pritchard of Durant, Mississippi. He will be sorely missed by all.

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When Sunday, November 4th, 2018 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Service Information

Sunday, November 4th, 2018 2:00pm
Rev. Donald Self

Interment Information

North Union Cemetery
Rural Road
West, MS