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Eleanor Raggio Fortune Russell
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1919
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 2001
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

ELEANOR RAGGIO FORTUNE RUSSELL, 82, of Ripley, Miss., formerly of Memphis, retired secretary for Brodnax Jewelers, died of heart failure Wednesday at Methodist Healthcare-North. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Memphis Funeral Home Germantown Parkway Chapel with burial in Memory Hill Gardens. Mrs. Russell, the widow of James Russell, leaves three sons, Charles Fortune of Bartlett, Robert Fortune of Knoxville and Mark Fortune of Phoenix; two sisters, Julia Burns and Betty Roark, both of Memphis; a brother, George Raggio of Senatobia, Miss., seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. The family requests that memorials be sent to the American Heart Association. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lawrence F Raggio (1891 - 1971)
  Johnanna Butler Raggio (1892 - 1969)
 
 Siblings:
  Lawrence Cecil Raggio (1911 - 1998)*
  Eleanor Raggio Fortune Russell (1919 - 2001)
  Julia Ann Raggio Burns (1922 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens
Bartlett
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Jan Burgess Lipford
Record added: Sep 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76432744
Eleanor <i>Raggio</i> Fortune Russell
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- Jan Burgess Lipford
 Added: Sep. 13, 2011
 
 
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