Russell Addington

Russell Addington LUBBOCK- Jay Russell Addington of Lubbock went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at the age of 58. He was born August 28, 1954 in Amarillo to James and Pat Addington. The family moved to Lubbock in 1959. Russell was a skilled painter and worked in the construction business. He was also an outdoorsman that enjoyed the mountains and back packing. He was content with a simple, no frills way of living and would often work as a ranch hand; as well as providing guided hunting tours. His memory will be cherished by his sister, Phyllis Combest and husband Van of Lubbock and a dear, close friend, Richard. Russell was preceded in death by his parents and nephew, Steven Hyer. Private family services were held Friday, November 2, 2012. Please celebrate the life of Russell by visiting

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Nov. 11, 2012