Grover C.

Russell, Sr.

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Grover C. Russell, Sr.

Nov 25 1921 - Sep 16 2006

Mr. Grover C. Russell, Sr., 84, of McKinney, Texas passed away Saturday, September 16, 2006 at his residence. He was born November 25, 1921 in Murphy, TX to William Winfield & Nannie (Hamlin) Russell. Mr. Russell was a WWII veteran serving in the U. S. Army, the owner and operator of Russell's Laundry for thirty years, and a member of the Community North Baptist Church. On July 26, 1944, he married Betty Lee Wagnon in McKinney. Mr. Russell is survived by his wife of 62 years Betty L. Russell; son Grover C. Russell, Jr. and his wife Tonja of Bonham, TX; daughters Linda Kay Seals and her husband Steve, Sr. of McKinney and Sonja Miley and her husband Max, Jr. of Allen; 8 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Mr. Russell is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and one sister. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 19, 2006 at 12 Noon in the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Dr. Bruce Austin and Rev. Robert Baldridge officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park. The family will receive guests from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Monday evening at the funeral home.
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