Richard Lee Russell, Jr. 72, of 1407 Penny Drive, Elizabeth City, NC died Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at his residence. A native of Loudoun County, Virginia, he was the son of the late Richard Lee Russell, Sr., and Katherine Elizabeth Salamone Russell and the husband of Sandra Saunders Russell of the residence. He was a retired heavy equipment operator for a stone quarry and a member of the Elizabeth City Seventh Day Adventist Church. Besides his wife he is survived by three children; four stepchildren; three sisters; and one brother.
A memorial service will Monday, January 12, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Elizabeth City Seventh Day Adventist Church with Elder Wade Satterfield officiating. The family will receive friends at the church immediately following the service. Twiford Funeral Homes, LLC, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Russell family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.comPrint Obituary & Condolences