Marjorie D. Russell

Marjorie D. Russell

Marjorie D. Russell, 78, of Crossett, passed away on February 7, 2015 at Ashley County Medical Center.

She was a homemaker and loved spending time with her grandchildren and family. Mrs. Russell was a member of First Baptist Church in Crossett.

She was born on June 30, 1936 at Crossett and was the daughter of the late David “Bass” and Mary Davis Johnson.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Bert Johnson and Tommy Johnson.

Survivors include her husband of 55 years, James Russell; two daughters, Jan Babb (Johnny) of Crossett, Cheryl Carter (Keith) of Crossett; four brothers, David Johnson of Little Rock, Johnny Mack Johnson (Ellon) of Crossett, Jimmy Johnson (O’Linda) of Little Rock, Harold Ray Johnson (Linda) of Little Rock; a sister, Jo Ann Townley of Crossett; four grandchildren, Lauren Carlson (Chase), Hannah Babb, Madison Carter and Katie Lynn Carter.

Funeral services will be held on February 9 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Crossett with Bro. Jamie Staley officiating. Interment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Building fund, 701 Main street, Crossett, Arkansas 71635.