Betty Lee


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Betty Lee Russell

May 26 1926 - May 31 2010

Betty Lee Russell, age 84, of McKinney, Texas, passed away May 31, 2010 in McKinney. Betty was born May 26, 1926, in Norman, Oklahoma, to Seargent Allen and Maude Edna (Tucker) Wagnon. She married Grover C. Russell, Sr. on July 26, 1944, in McKinney. Betty was a member of Community North Baptist Church in McKinney. She is survived by her son, Grover C. Russell, Jr. and wife, Tonya of Bonham, Texas; daughters, Linda K. Seals and husband, Steve of McKinney, Texas and Sonja Miley and husband, Max of Allen, Texas; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Hawthorne of McKinney, Texas and Lucy Stephens and husband, Robert of Melissa, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews, and a host of other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sisters, Lorene Eaton and Dora Burnside, and brother, Jesse Wagnon. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 2, 2010, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel in Allen, Texas. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen, Texas. The family will receive friends during a visitation beginning at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday evening at the funeral home.
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