Dwight Solomon Russell
  • 50 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 8, 1962
  • Date of passing: Sep 15, 2012
Let the memory of Dwight be with us forever

Dwight Solomon Russell, 50, of Stem passed on to his eternal home on Saturday, September 15th 2012.

A native of Granville County the son of Luther Solomon and Jenny Dickerson Russell. He was a member of Union Baptist Church, attended South Granville High School and Vance Granville Community College. He loved his dachshund dog named Angel and had a great love for fishing.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Rev. Dan Hill. Burial will be in South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem.

Surviving other than his parents are his sister Cindy R. Godfrey of Creedmoor, his brother, Ronald Russell (Mary) of Stem and his former wife, Wendy Pruitt Russell.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Union Baptist Church, 4024 Old Weaver Trail, Creedmoor, NC 27522.

Visitation 12:30-2:00 PM Tuesday, September 18th 2012 prior to the funeral service at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home.

Eakes Funeral home in Creedmoor is assisting the Russell Family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Kay Turner on 18th September 2012

"Family of Dwight:  Praying for your family at this time.  Ronald sorry to hear about your brother."

This tribute was added by Sheila Lassiter on 18th September 2012

"Russell Family, wanted to let you know I was sorry to see the death of Dwight in the paper.  He had such a big heart.  I haven't had any contact with him in many years but would like to be able to get in touch with you Jenny,   Don't know how to reach you just know I'm prayng for you all.  Sheila Lassiter, Henderson"

This tribute was added by gene bullock on 18th September 2012

"Dwight always talked to strangers,,,was himself and didn't try to impress anyone,,good loving heart..he is in God's hands now...
gene bullock"

This tribute was added by Wayne Hudson on 18th September 2012

"Luther, Jenny and Family, my thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time in the loss of your loved one Dwight. He will be greatly missed by you all and the community that surrounded him. With your family teaching of christian love for the Lord he has found eternal rest."

This tribute was added by Margaret Rayl on 18th September 2012

"Dwight was always a good friend,although I had not seen him in about a month. He loved the Lord, and cherished his family. My prayers are with you all at this time. May the Lord give you the strength and peace in your hearts. He is with the Lord now, and has no more pain.
God bless you all.
Margaret Rayl"

This tribute was added by Craig Brogden on 18th September 2012

"Luther, Jenny, and Family, take great pleassure in the love you shared. Dwight loved the Lord and is now home. No more sorrow no more pain. Thoughts and prayers are with you.
Craig Brogden and Family"

This tribute was added by Betty Trautman on 18th September 2012

"May god be with you all at this difficult time and give you comfort. Please know that Dwight was a great friend and a wonderful respectful gentleman. I just saw him last week and it just breaks my heart to hear of his accident. May his sweet soul rest in eternal peace.
Betty Stephens Trautman"

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