Russell E. Stallings,
Russell E. Stallings,
  • August 8, 1942 - January 17, 2018
  • Louisiana

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Russell Edward Stallings, Sr. passed away after a battle with cancer on January 17, 2018 at the age of 75. Originally, from Charleston, South Carolina, he spent the majority of his life in Louisiana. Born August 8, 1942 to the late Charlie A. Stallings and Leona Warren Stallings. He was married to Elizabeth Carol Stallings for many years.
He is survived by his sons, James Stallings (Sue), Russell Stallings, Jr., John Stallings (Maddie); step-daughter, Lisa Ortiz (Norman); 2 granddaughters, Jazmine Kidd (Richard) and Tasha Wamstad; and 2 grandsons, Ryan Dougherty and Eric Stallings. He is also survived by his brother, Leonard (Bubba) Stallings.
In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by 6 brothers and sisters; his youngest son David Stallings and his wife, Elizabeth Carol Stallings.
He was a factory worker, farmer, and huge Saints fan with a great sense of humor. He will be deeply missed.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home in New Orleans. Visitation will be held prior to mass beginning at 12:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum.