Russell Albert Hidding
Russell Albert Hidding
  • February 26, 1953 - October 17, 2017
  • Marrero, Louisiana

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Russell Albert Hidding passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the age of 64. He was the beloved husband of Norma Rivero Fabre Hidding, and the former husband of Terry Goutierez Hidding; loving father of Jennifer Hidding Pearson (Troy) and step-father of Lesley Fabre (Alesia); grandfather of Brady Patrick Pearson and Benjamin Peter Pearson; brother of Eugene Hidding; and uncle of Angela and Gene Hidding. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Rubinell Nagel Hidding.

Russell was born and raised in New Orleans. He was a graduate of East Jefferson High School and Loyola University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice. He was employed with the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office as a homicide detective. Following his retirement from the Sheriff’s Office, he assisted his wife, Norma, with the daily operations of her daycare center, Amigo Ames Pre-School and Daycare Center.

Russell was a loving husband, father, and grandfather, and will be sadly missed by all.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. in New Orleans, on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11:00AM. Interment will follow in Metairie Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the funeral home beginning at 9:00AM. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Russell’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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