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“I am terribly sorry to learn of Russell's passing. He was a trusted friend in my college years and one of the brightest and most colorful people I've...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Christopher Tiernan - Bradenton, FL

“I just learned of Russ' passing. Saddened that he is no longer among us, I will remember his exuberance, his passion for life and his love of the 4...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Emily Holloway - Fuquay Varina, NC

“Russell brightened a room when he entered. Such a fun person. Condolences to all who miss him. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Nancy Brookshire - Cary, NC

“I've just learned of Russ' passing. I am in total shock and deeply saddened for both Jayne Beth and Francis. I fondly remember babysitting for Russ...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so saddened to read this news. I have wonderful memories of dancing with Russ at high school events, the marching band and going to get bbq at...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Kendall Tersiguel

“I am so sorry to hear of Russ passing. He was a handsome young man with many talents, and I know he will be missed. Frances, Jayne Beth, and others...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Betty Jo Arnold - Holly Springs, NC

“My condolences to Russ's family and friends. He and i had fun times back in high school. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Pam Dickens - Hillsborough, NC

“I send my love to Russ's family. It saddened me to learn of his passing. Frances and Jayne and other family members are in in prayers. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Brenda (Reiter) Scott - Wilson, NC

“Miss you Russ ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Shirley Phillips - Asheville, NC

“Very saddened to hear of Russ' passing. Many years have gone by since I last saw him. When we did meet, usually by chance, he was always witty and...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: James M Suttenfield - FL

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Russell was born on January 28, 1961 and passed away on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.

Russell was a resident of North Carolina at the time of passing.

Upon graduation from Davidson College, Russ entered the army as an officer and concluded his service as an aide-de-camp to a Two-star general.

Memorials may be made to the SPCA of Wake County, 200 Petfinder Lane, Raleigh, NC 27603.