Obituary Listings

There are condolences waiting approval on Helen "Loretta"'s Tribute wall
Obituary for Helen "Loretta" Russell

Helen “Loretta” Russell, 77, of Jonesboro, passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017. She was born on June 13, 1940 in Statesboro, GA to the late Coley and Mildred Ray Boyd. Loretta was avid at arranging and decorating for events and loved teaching “Ladies Bible Study” on Tuesday mornings. She enjoyed Christmas and snowmen more than most children.

Loretta was preceded in death by her husband in 2012, Gene Russell; her brother, Johnny Boyd, and her parents. She is survived by her daughters, Cyndi (Karl) Harstvedt and Kathy (Stacy) Ferguson; son, Ray (Tina) Russell; grandchildren, Nikki (James), Treavor (Amanda), Talina (Mike), Tierra, Tristen, Britteny (Keith), Nathaniel (Rachel), Renn, Ashley (Paul), Britney, and Chelsey; and great-grandchildren, Aaliyah, Kylie, Shaylee, Natylee, Deanna, Asher, Carter, Jayden, Attycus, Jayden, Cleo, Kylie, Karlie, Levi, and Kaibree.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Forest Park Church of Christ in Lake City with Minister Stacy Ferguson. The family will receive friends from 12:00-1:45 PM on Saturday prior to the service at the church. The family lovingly request donations to Christian Assistance Foundation of Forest Park Church of Christ, 5238 Phillips Drive Lake City, GA 30260, http://www.fpcc.org/ or Raintree Village Children’s Home, 3757 Johnson Road Valdosta, GA 31601.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Helen "Loretta" Russell, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Saturday

11

Nov

12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Forest Park Church of Christ

5238 Phillips Drive
Lake City, Georgia 30260

Memorial Service

Saturday

11

Nov

2:00 PM
Forest Park Church of Christ

5238 Phillips Drive
Lake City, Georgia 30260


Memorial Contribution

Raintree Children's Home

3757 Johnston Road
Valdosta, Georgia 31601

Forest Park Church of Christ

5238 Phillips Drive
Lake City, Georgia 30260
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Helen "Loretta" Russell

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Helen "Loretta"

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.