Bernard Russell

Bernard Russell

Thursday, August 3rd, 1933 - Sunday, April 25th, 2021
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Bernard Russell, 87, of Kosciusko, passed away Sunday, April 25, 2021 at Baptist Hospital in Jackson.

Graveside Services are 2:00 Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Parkway Cemetery in Kosciusko with Don Cook officiating and Art Land assisting.

Visitation is 12:00-1:30 Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Culpepper Funeral Home.

Bernard is survived by his daughter Debbie Horn (Mike), grandson Brett Dyess (Courtney), great-grandson Rhys Dyess, and several nieces and nephews.

He was a founding member at Parkway Baptist and a former accountant, he was also owner of Leonard’s Department Store. He was a former Lion’s Club Member and he served on the Kosciusko Water and Light board.

He is preceded in death by his wife Geraldine Ray Russell, parents Henry and Bertha Ferguson Russell, sisters Ganier Russell and Loette Lacey, and brother Leon Russell.

Memorials can be made to Parkway Baptist Church or French Camp Academy.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    - Culpepper Funeral Home
    11748 Hwy 35 North
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  • Service

    Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 2:00pm
    see Interment Information
    .., MS
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    Don Cook
    Art Land
  • Interment

    Parkway Cemetery
    Huntington St.
    KOSCIUSKO, MS 39090
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Bubba Burch

Posted at 08:54pm

I was sorry about to hear about the death of your dad. He was a very nice man and I always enjoyed visiting with him many years ago when i was living in Kosciusko, going to Parkway Baptist, and attending State. He and your mom were close with my grandparents, Frank and Wilma Burch.

Mary Faye Sinclair

Posted at 03:09pm
my thoughts and prayers are will debbie and all of bernard's family during this time. we have gone to church at parkway together
for many, many years and he was always so failthful. mary faye sinclair

Dan West

Posted at 02:13pm
I express sorrow to the family and friends of Mr. Bernard Russell. I pray our Lord's love, comfort and strength for each of you.

Your Nissan Maintenance Family

Posted at 12:49pm
Our deepest sympathies
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