Maud Largent Russell

Published 4:37 pm Thursday, December 26, 2019

Maud Largent Russell, 90, of Elizabethton, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at her residence. She was born June 8, 1929 in Roan Mountain to the late Benjamin Frank and Rhoda Ann Smith Largent.
Mrs. Russell worked in the Housekeeping Department at Carter County Memorial Hospital for 28 years. She enjoyed church, family, Dollywood and the beach.
Mrs. Russell was a member of Watauga Valley Free Will Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Delmar Russell; a son, Jerry Russell; a grandson, Matthew Russell; her sisters, Nola Woodring, Annabelle Letterman and Bertha Campbell; and her brothers, Robert, Harless and Oscar Largent.
Survivors include her children, David and Linda Russell and Freida and Walter Williams; her grandsons, Chris and Windy Williams and Adam Russell; her great-grandchildren, Harley Williams and Cody and Ashley Russell; her brother, Cecil Largent; several nieces and nephews including a special nephew, Frank Wayne Campbell; and her constant companion, Spot “Poochie.”
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 28, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Bill Greer officiating. Music will be provided by Pastor Stephen Harris. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Chris Williams, Robert Calloway, Freddy Julian, Sherrill Perry, Cody Russell, Michael “Acey” Ensor and Mike Lowe. Honorary pallbearers will be her church family of Watauga Valley Free Will Baptist Church and neighbors. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the neighborhood for all their support and prayers during her illness, her church family and Robert Calloway. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Friends may also visit with the family at her residence. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website at
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Russell family.

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