Addie Russum
1929 - 2017
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Addie Mae Russum (nee Hollins) was born February 2, 1929, in Holly Spring, MS. After completing her education in Mississippi, she married George Mitchell and two sons, Roy and Willie were born. George preceded Addie in death. She later married J. C. Russum; the family relocated to Gary, IN, where she united with 20th Century Missionary Baptist Church and remained a loyal member until her health failed. Addie provided nurturing childcare services to many families in Gary. She leaves to cherish her sweet memories: her son, Roy (Denise) Mitchell of Gary; three grandsons, Anthony Harvey, Freddy Forrest, and Willie (LaKeyva) Mitchell of Gary; four great grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; three sisters; one brother; cousins; many nieces and nephews; and many friends. Visitation Tuesday May 30, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.; Home going celebration begins at 11:00 a.m. both at 20th Century Missionary Baptist Church. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery



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Published in Post-Tribune from May 27 to May 28, 2017.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
MAY
30
Visitation
09:00 - 11:00 AM
20th Century Missionary Baptist Church
MAY
30
Service
11:00 AM
20th Century Missionary Baptist Church
MEMORIES & CONDOLENCES
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June 17, 2017
I am saddened to here of Addie's passing. I was her Home Health Nurse for over 3 years. We formed a special bond. She was a wonderful person with a huge heart. I enjoyed our weekly visits together and always loved hearing her stories and laughing together. She was a good friend to me and I will miss her dearly. Prayers to her family.
Jodie Blackman
May 29, 2017
Rip aunt addie
Llewellyn Woodard
May 29, 2017
My deepest sympathies for your loss, May the God of all comfort bring your family peace . Romans 12:12
May 27, 2017
Our condolences to the family , may the love and laughter you shared together sustain you during this difficult time. You may also find comfort in what is written at (Hosea 13:14 )
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