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William Ray Russell

William Ray Russell, 77, of Wesson, died Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at his home.

Services are 10:00 am Friday June 27 at Sylvarena Baptist Church with interment at the church cemetery.

He was born on July 20, 1936 to William Pearl Russell and Fannie Lee White Russell.

He was a retired truck driver and was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church. He was also a member of Lincoln Rural Water Board for 25 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Robert Russell and a sister, Doris Miller.
Survivors include: his wife Kathleen; daughters, Lisa Elliott and husband Mike of Wesson; Tina Johnson and husband Dewayne of Starkville; grandchildren, Russell Elliott and wife Hannah; Rachel Elliott; Payton Cupit; Paxton Cupit; and great grandson, Parker Elliott; all of Wesson.

He is also survived by special caregiver, Janiece Earls Inabnet.

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