• "Still think about u every day russ. We miss u! I know..."
    - becky mccullough
  • "I went to elementary and junior high with Ray. Now my son..."
    - Jani Juhlin
  • "I am so sorry for this late acknowledgement. Rusty and I..."
    - Jennifer Windfelder Schwartz
  • "i was born on his 10th birthday! when i was little, i..."
    - stephen parker
  • "I am so sorry for your loss. I have such good memories of..."
    - Dawn Needham-Humphrey

With broken hearts and broken dreams, our family announces the passing of Russell (Rusty)
Troy Radford, age 35, of Ormond Beach, on Feb. 21st into the Kingdom of Heaven to be with his savior, Jesus Christ. Russell was born on March 12, 1974 in Daytona Beach, FL. The pride and joy of his parents, Roy and Sandra Radford. Russell graduated from Mainland High School before becoming trained as a phlebotomist. Poetry was his passion and he had a book published entitled "A World of Emotions". Russell joins his grandparents, Fate and Lurie Radford and Roscoe and Ruth Couch who have also passed. He is survived by his mother and father, Sandra and Roy; his wife, Holly; his children, Jacob, Kala, Kuri, Jasmine, and Riley; his siblings, Drew Radford, Ray Radford, Debra Strancar, Susan Smith, Paul Radford, Robert Blasingame, Pamela DaSilva, Mitchell Radford, Gerald Radford and Rebecca McCullough; many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Russell will truly be missed by his family and many close friends. A funeral service for Russell will be held Friday at 2:00 pm at the Dale Woodward Funeral Home 167 Ridgewood Ave. Holly Hill with Wiley Lowe officiating. Friends wishing to call and pay their respects may do so Thursday from 6 until 8 pm at the funeral home.


Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Feb. 24, 2010