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.LOWELL - Jerry L. Russell, SFC US Army Airborne, passed away April 20, 2015, at his home.
He was born June 19, 1937, to the late Jefferson Claude, and Sarah Geneva Jenkins Russell.
Mr. Russell graduated high school in 1956; he also attended numerous military schools.
Left to cherish his memories are his daughters; Sarah Dean Russell, Karen Ann Picklesimer, son; Michael Shane Picklesimer, granddaughters; Natosha Ann Russell, Shayna Michelle Smith, and Summer Dean Russell; great-grandsons, Chase Mark Elwood Lunsford, Eli Frederick Jacobson; brothers, Thomas Russell, Keith Russell; sister, Diane Hitch.
A celebration of life will be held noon Thursday at Carothers Funeral Home Stanley Chapel, 412 S. Main Street, Stanley, NC 28164. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Interment will be Hickory Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Online condolence maybe made online www.carothersfuneralhomestanley.com.
Carothers Funeral Home Stanley is serving the Russell family.