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Don Russell Jr.

November 17, 1934 — September 4, 2019

Don Russell, Jr. age 84 of Moravian Falls passed away at Wilkes Regional Hospital on September 4th, 2019. Born to the late Don Lee and Willie Alma Steele Russell. Don served in the U.S. Army National Guard for 10 years, was a poultry farmer and worked at Singer Furniture for 25 years. Don was also a member at Goshen Baptist Church where he served as Chairman of Deacons for twelve years and as Choir Director for fifteen years.

In addition to his parents Don was preceded in death by his wife, Grace Russell, siblings; Jack, Rhonda, infant Phillip Russell, Hazel Holbrook and Daphne Cassidy.

Those left to cherish his memory, include his son: James Allen Walker & wife Gay of Matthews, two grandchildren; Kerry Lynn Walker Smith and Jonathan Allen Walker of Matthews, four great-grandchildren, sister, Ivalee Laws of Moravian Falls along with a number of nieces and nephews.
A memorial service for Mr. Russell will be held at Goshen Baptist Church on Saturday September 14, 2019 at 11:00 am. The Rev. Brian Miller will be officiating. Inurnment will be with the family.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
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Saturday, September 14, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Goshen Baptist Church

E Main St, Wilkesboro, NC 28697

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