Thomas Steven Russ, 82, passed away Sunday, July 26, 2020, at Columbus Regional Healthcare.
Mr. Russ was born Jan. 16, 1938, in Bladen County, to the late Daniel Webster Russ and Mary Deaver Russ. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Rachel Russ; one son, Wilton Russ; two grandsons, Timothy Russ and Brandon Russ; and five siblings, Beulah Hales, Pauline Hewitt, Paul Russ, Delbert Russ, and Webb Russ.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn, with Rev. Arthur Smith officiating. Visitation will be held from 1:30-2:45, prior to the service. Interment will be in the Whiteville Memorial Cemetery.
To cherish his memory, Mr. Russ leaves behind his children, Steven Russ and wife, Becky, of Cerro Gordo, Cindy Russ Davis of Whiteville; four grandchildren, John B. Davis, Jarred Russ, Miranda Russ Cloer, Joey Russ; and three great-grandchildren, Aaliyah Russ, Isabella Russ, and Ansley Cloer.