July 16, 1945 - April 24, 2021
RUSSEY, Mr. James Everett Jr. - Age 75, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2021 at McLaren - Flint. Family hour 1:30 PM Friday, May 21, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 2:30 PM. Interment Gracelawn Cemetery, 5710 N. Saginaw St. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the funeral home 1:30 PM Friday. Mr. Russey will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home and may be viewed from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Thursday. Mr. James Everett Russey was born July 17, 1945 in Mineral Spring, Arkansas, the son of the late James Sr. and Queen Ester (Nelson) Russey. James attended school and graduated in 1964. He moved to Flint, Michigan in 1965 where he met Linda Gardner and was united in Holy Matrimony on June 25, 1966. James was employed at General Motors Corporation for 34 years and was a member of UAW Local #598 where he retired in 1999. He was a very quiet and laid-back type person. James loved fishing, bowling, shopping with his wife, Linda and watching wrestling with his grandkids (WWE) and (WWF). He had a heart of gold when you would call or needed him, he was always there. Mr. James Everett Russey leaves to cherish his memory: wife, Linda Russey; daughters, Vadis A. Russey, both of Flint and Shanda (Al Duncan) Russey of Grandville, MI; sons, Jonathan (Ladon White) Gardner and Terrianno (ShaNika) Russey, all of Flint; special sons, James Robinson and Curtis Blythe; 2 sisters, Wanda (Wade) Logan and Bernice (William) Jackson of Mt. Morris, MI; 2 brothers, Willie Ray (Carrie) Russey of Shreveport, LA and Freddy (Carolyn) Russey of Mineral Spring, Arkansas; 16 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren; DeAsia, Bobby, Tayshawn, Tniya, MonTerion, Brendan, Tristian, Kyla, Zyierre, Derayon, Tayze, Vari, Darren, L.Mance IV, Deshan Jr. and Jayceon, Harmony, Mari, Star, Lil Jay, Jaython, Termain, Aidan, Ava, Messiah, Adrian, Taylyn, Avion, Eugnee, Dariontay, Javeah, Amir, Brett Jr., Brooklyn, Destiny, Amari and Dominque; great-great-grandchild, Major; a host of nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends including special family, the Leeper family, the Pulaski St. family. Mr. Russey was preceded in death by his son, Joseph Russey; grandson, Darren L. Mance Jr.; great-granddaughter, McKenzie Croom; great-grandson, Jayden White; parents, James Sr. and Queen Ester Russey. The family would like to express special thanks to the McLaren-Flint 5th Floor ICU nurses and doctors.
RUSSEY, Mr. James Everett Jr. - Age 75, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2021 at McLaren - Flint. Family hour 1:30 PM Friday, May 21, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing... View Obituary & Service Information
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