In loving memory of

A.C. Russell
December 23, 1921 - June 27, 2020

AC Russell, 98, passed away on June 27, 2020 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

AC was born in Elkton, Kentucky to George and Verdie Russell on December 23, 1921. He married Laura Strong on March 14, 1947 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He worked for Hygrade for 25 years and retired from Detroit Diesel Allison after 26 years.

AC is preceded in death by his parents; George and Verdie Russell, brothers; John Lee Russell, Willie Russell and Claude Russell.

AC leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 73 years, Laura Russell; daughters, Deloris Rochester, Donna Hayes, Carrie (Keenithy) Morris, Beverly (Sanquina) Strayhorn and Connie (Ernest) Petty; sons Jake (Patty) Russell, James (Debra) Russell, Fred Russell, and Troy Russell; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, July 3, 2020 at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist church with Rev. Gregory Cheatham, officiating. Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Crown Hill Funeral Home.


Patrick and Marsha Cole wrote on Jul 3, 2020:

"Ken and Carrie Morris, please know that our prayers and love are with you during this time of bereavement. God has promised to be with us as we walk through the valley of the shadow of death. Let Him continue to be your source of comfort and strength in the difficult days ahead. "

Hank Bane wrote on Jul 1, 2020:

"What a wonderful man A C was. When I visited my wife at Hooverwood, I would often get the opportunity to visit briefly with A.C. "

Mary Burks wrote on Jul 1, 2020:

"May God comfort and keep you in the lost of your father, husband and love one. ??You Mary Burks You"