BALDWYN – Burma Russell, 98, died Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Graceland Health Care in Cordova, Tenn. She was born to Howard and Mary Ila Russell and lived most of her life in Itawamba County. She was a retired seamstress, and she attended the Baptist Church. She was the last of 12 siblings.
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Services will be 2 p.m. today, May 19, at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. Dean Warren officiating. Burial will be in Prentiss Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include daughter, Patty Herring (Bobby Dale) of Germantown, Tenn.; grandson, Robert H. Herring (Nancy) of Cordova, Tenn.; and great-grandaughter, Sophia Faith Herring of Cordova, Tenn.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her siblings.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time today at the funeral home
Published in Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal on May 19, 2014
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