- October 2, 1937 - January 2, 2017
- Locust Grove, Georgia
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Mrs. Lola Eugenia Russell, age 79 of Locust Grove, Georgia passed away January 2, 2017. She was born in Tampa, FL to the late Clifton and Ethyl Cook Cooke. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Louis Russell. She was a graduate of Montevallo in Alabama and Georgia Southwestern in Americus. She was a retired educator with 29 years of service with the Taylor County Board of Education. She was a member of Southpoint Fellowship Church in Locust Grove. Lola enjoyed traveling, was an Auburn fan and an avid reader. Survivors include her daughter and son in law, Lynn (Mike) Bailey and her granddaughter, Kayla Bailey. Memorial services will be held Wednesday, January 4, 2017 – 5:00 pm at Southpoint Fellowship Church with Pastor Mark Powell officiating. Friends may visit the family one hour prior to the service at the church. Contributions are asked to be given to the Shriners Hospital for Children (www.Shrinershospitals.org/donate) in memory of Lola Russell. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com.