James Russell Obituary

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In Memory of

James Edward Russell Sr.

January 7, 1935 - August 14, 2014
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JAMES EDWARD "ED" RUSSELL, SR. age 79 of Knoxville, passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014 at his home. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church, 32⁰ Scottish Rite Mason, Beaver Ridge Lodge # 366 F&AM, and Local Union # 917 Operation Engineer. Retired IN 1977 from Y-12 after 20 years of service. Preceded in death by wife, Betty White Russell; father, James C. Russell; sister, Mary "Bib" Wolfenbarger; His mother, Kate Russell passed away August 3, 2014. Her burial was held on August 5th at Wolf Valley Cemetery. He is survived by children, Vickie Lynn (Gary) Daniel, Deborah Kaye McGill and James E. Russell, II; grandchildren, Jeremy and...
JAMES EDWARD "ED" RUSSELL, SR. age 79 of Knoxville, passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014 at his home. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church, 32⁰ Scottish Rite Mason, Beaver Ridge Lodge # 366 F&AM, and Local Union # 917 Operation Engineer. Retired IN 1977 from Y-12 after 20 years of service. Preceded in death by wife, Betty White Russell; father, James C. Russell; sister, Mary "Bib" Wolfenbarger; His mother, Kate Russell passed away August 3, 2014. Her burial was held on August 5th at Wolf Valley Cemetery. He is survived by children, Vickie Lynn (Gary) Daniel, Deborah Kaye McGill and James E. Russell, II; grandchildren, Jeremy and Joshua McGill, Ali, Chase and Gena Daniel, Hope, Haley and Alexah Russell; great-grandchildren, Isabelle McGill, Erica Daniel and Jayden McGill; brother, Clarence "Howdy" Russell; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends 5-7 pm Saturday at Weaver's Chapel with the service to follow at 7 pm. Family and friends will meet at 10:45 am Sunday at Highland Memorial Cemetery for an 11 am interment. Condolences may be left at www.weaverfuneralservices.com. Arrangements by Weaver Funeral Home.

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