Earl Dwight Russell

Published 5:00 am Wednesday, June 4, 2003

Services for Earl Dwight Russell of Monticello are 2 p.m., todayat Carmel Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. WilsonFuneral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Russell, 59, died June 2, 2003, at his residence. He wasborn in Monticello on March 17, 1944, to Earl V. Russell and EmmaE. Wilson.

He was a retired welder with Union Local 198 of Baton Rouge, La.He was a member of Carmel Baptist Church.

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Preceding him in death were his parents; and a sister, MaryEarline Russell.

Survivors are his loving friend, Patsy Griffith Russell; hisson, Earl D. “Russ” Russell of Monticello; his daughters, EarlineRussell Coleman, Debbie Russell Allison, and Ellen Russell Templet,all of Gonzales, La., and Allison Russell Koonce of Prairieville,La.; his sisters, Juanita King and Elmeze Loper, both ofMonticello; 16 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.