Gerald Eugene Russell, Sr. – 1942-2020

Gerald Eugene Russell, Sr. – 1942-2020

Gerald Eugene “Hoss” Russell Sr., 77, of Little Rock, transitioned into heaven on June 30, 2020. Surviving him with loving memories: his wife, Ollie Russell; four children; Lauren (Troy) Green of Sherwood, Ark., Gerald (Altha) Russell, Jr. of Little Rock, Ark., Derek Russell of Lowell, Ark., and Felicia (Darryl) Wilson of Little Rock, Ark. The joy of his life came from his nine grandchildren and his seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 7, 2020, 12 noon at Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home, 1200 Chester Street, Little Rock, Ark. Masks will be required. Please observe social distancing. Livestream of the funeral will be available on Ruffin & Jarrett’s Facebook page. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 7, 2020, 10 a.m. to 12 noon, prior to the funeral service. Burial will follow at Roselawn Cemetery, 2801 Asher Avenue, Little Rock, Ark.


6 thoughts on “Gerald Eugene Russell, Sr. – 1942-2020”

  • Wanted to be there to honor your husband and father along with you. He was a Great Man and Co-worker.
    With our deepest and Heartfelt Sympathy Rest in Love (Homey).
    Southend Family

  • My sincere condolences to Ollie and the Russell family. Gerald and I have been friends for almost 70 years and I remember him as being a great person, a great athlete, and respected by everyone who knew him. I am honored to call him a friend.

  • May God’s healing hands provide strength to Ollie and all the family during these challenging times. My prayers will be with you !
    Love,
    Lottie Shackelford

  • To the Family of Gerald Eugene Russell “Hoss” you all are in our thoughts and prayers. Lean on God now and forever.

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