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Edward "Russell" Stewart

Edward "Russell" Stewart
Posted: Jan 2, 2018
Categories: Obits
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Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home

Russell, age 70, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018 at North Oaks Hospital. He was a lifelong resident of Baptist, LA. Russell was a true free spirit who enjoyed walking everywhere. He was known for his kind heart and giving soul who never wanted anything in return. Russell was all about his family and would always do anything for them. He was an incredible father, brother, and Paw Paw who will be deeply missed.
Russell is survived by his children, Greg Fletcher and wife Jennifer and Kelly Hull and husband Harold; sisters, Nelda Kinchen and husband Edward, Betty Oller and husband Bobbie, Sarah Hoyt and husband Jerry, Shirley Stewart and husband Jerry; grandchildren, Kayla and Dustin Fletcher, Austin, Harold Jr., and Christian Hull; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Elliott “Bully” Stewart and Telitha “Gracie” Bankston Stewart; sisters, Lela Stewart Thompson and Beulah Stewart Thompson; brother, Joseph “Brother” Stewart; and several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org in honor of Mr. Russell.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation from the chapel of Brandon G. Thompson, Hammond, on Saturday, January 6, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. Liz Puma Knight will officiate and interment will follow in Gatlin Cemetery.