Lanelle Russell

Obituary of Lanelle Brown Russell

Carol Lanelle Brown Russell passed away Saturday June 29, 2019 in Quakertown, PA at the age of 63. She was born October 9, 1955 in Starkville to Katie Henry and the late Willie Bob Butler. She lived and worked in Columbus for Magnolia State School Products selling school equipment for many years. She recently moved to Quakertown, PA to live with her daughter.                            

Funeral service will be 11 AM Wednesday July 10, 2019 at Friendship Baptist Church in Craig Springs with Rev. Wilson Bishop and Rev. Jeremy McCrory officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Gardens Park in Starkville. Serving as pallbearers will be Tommy Coleman, J T Coleman, Daniel Peacock, Jimmy Pee, Byron Pickering. Visitation will be Tuesday 5-7 PM at Robinson Funeral Home.

She is survived by son, George Wilson (Andrea) of Gilbert, AZ; daughters, Susan Brockway of Columbus, Holly Kraft of Quakertown, PA; mother, Katie Butler of Craig Springs; brother, Robert Butler of Maben; sister, Barbara Coleman (Tommy) of Craig Springs; 8 grandchildren, Garrett Magers, Maria Brockway, Gabby Brockway, Jimmy Pee, Mathew Garcia, Katie Garcia, Claudia Wilson, and Emma Wilson; step-daughter, Shannon Willis (Justin).

Memorials may be made to ST Jude Children’s Research Hospital PO Box 1000 Dept. 42 Memphis, TN 38105.

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5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Robinson Funeral Home
869 East Broad St
West Point, Mississippi, United States

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Friendship Baptist Church
Craig Springs Rd
Craig Springs, Mississippi, United States


12:00 pm
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Memorial Gardens Park
Oktoc Rd
Starkville, Mississippi, United States
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