Obituary: Wilson Lamar Russell


Wilson Lamar Russell, age 59, of Cullman, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at his residence. He was born July 14, 1961, to Jessie Russell and Bessie Dean Richey Russell.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister: Gloria Dean Scott and brothers: Darrall Russell, Johnny Russell and Eldridge “Punkin” Puckett, Jr.

Survivors include his wife: Evelyn “Kricket” Russell; sons: Christopher Lee (Ira) Martin, Joshua Lamar (Tiffany) Russell, Jacob Afton (Danielle) Russell and Jesse Fate (Stacy) Russell; daughters: Cynthia Denise Martin-Bell (Jim Bell), Evelyn Frances (Joe) Martin and Kriston Alena Russell; 17 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother: Charlie Van Russell and sister: Michelle Johnson.

A private memorial service will be held on July 4, 2021.