Lynda Russell

Published 6:00 am Wednesday, November 5, 2003

Services for Lynda Russell of Monticello are 2 p.m., Thursday,Nov. 6, at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Carmel BaptistChurch Cemetery.

Visitation is Wednesday from 5-9 p.m., at Wilson FuneralHome.

Ms. Russell, 62, died Nov. 4, 2003, at Lawrence County Hospital.She was born in Monticello on July 27, 1941, to Buel T. Russell andBerneice Summers Russell.

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She was retired after 37 years with Mississippi Department ofEducation. She was a member of Carmel Baptist Church, where sheserved as treasurer for more than 30 years.

Preceding her in death were her parents; a brother, DonnieRussell; and a nephew, Joe Russell.

Survivors are her sister and brother-in-law, Lyda R. Taylor andJimmy of Skene; her brother and sister-in-law, Joseph HollideanRussell and Janice of Monticello; six nieces and nephews; 11great-nieces and great-nephews; and two great-great-nieces andgreat-great-nephews.