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Charley Ellis Russell
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1889
Wilson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1968
Wilson County
Kansas, USA

Charley was born Feb. 18, 1889, to Joesph P. and Mary Lucinda (Gieger) Russell 6 miles N.E. of Altoona.
Charley Russell married Sadie Carver Feb. 21, 1912 in Fredonia, Ks. Born to them were 6 children, 3 boys & 3 girls. He had lived all his life in Wilson County. He died at the Wilson Co. Hospital in Neodesha, of an injury from a fall at his home the previous day.
He received his 8th. grade education at Maple Grove School in Wilson Co. Kansas. He was a farmer and stockman N.E. of Altoona until his retirement.
He is survived by his widow of the home; a daughter, Mrs. Laverna Barnett of Wichita; three sons, Harold E. Russell and Earl Dale Russell, both of Wichita, and Floyd A. Russell of rural Altoona; a brother; Ralph F. Russell of rural Altoona; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by 2 daughters, Edith Mae Russell in 1922 and Mrs. Dorothy Lou DeShaiser in 1968.
He was a member of the United Methodist Church of Altoona. A memorial Fund has been established in his memory for the United Methodist Church of Altoona in care of the Cason-Knickerbocker Funeral Home, Fredonia.
Funeral services were held in the United Methodist Church of Altoona Saturday at 2 P.M. Interment was at the Altoona cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph P. Russell (1854 - 1934)
  Mary Lucinda Geiger Russell (1854 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Sadie Carver Russell (1892 - 1991)*
 
 Children:
  Laverna Lucinda Russell Barnett (1914 - 1997)*
  Edith Mae Russell (1916 - 1922)*
  Dorothy Lou DeShasier (1919 - 1968)*
  Harold Ellis Russell (1922 - 2013)*
  Earl "Dale" Russell (1928 - ____)*
  Floyd Arthur Russell (1930 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lillian Viola Russell Trichler (1874 - 1963)*
  Homer W Russell (1876 - 1964)*
  Lonnie Alfonse Russell (1879 - 1954)*
  Gracie Elizabeth Russell (1881 - 1883)*
  Roland Albert Russell (1884 - 1888)*
  Charley Ellis Russell (1889 - 1968)
  Ralph Frank Russell (1891 - 1978)*
  Jesse Lee Russell (1898 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Directory states 2-18-1889 - 11-14-1968
 
Burial:
Altoona Cemetery
Altoona
Wilson County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 5 Lot 22 Space 3
 
Maintained by: Dale
Originally Created by: wonderer
Record added: Mar 20, 2009
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Charley Ellis Russell
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Charley Ellis Russell
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Charley Ellis Russell
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 Added: Aug. 26, 2011
 
 
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