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Russell Wayne Carter

May 19, 1955 - May 20, 2016

Russell Wayne Carter, 61, of Springfield, died Friday, May 20, 2016, at his home. He was born May 19, 1955 in Clinton, IL to Raymond and Bernice Nelson Carter. He married Bernadine Rutherford on November 18, 1978 and she survives.

Also surviving is one son, Matthew; two sisters: Donna Carter and Vivian (Russell) Crutcher, both of Clinton; one brother, Roger (Pat) Carter of Joliet and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters: Sharon McGee, Zelma and Thelma Carter.

Russell was a school bus driver. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Visitation: 10-11:30 am, Friday, June 3, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 11:30 am, Friday, June 3, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Drew Peterson officiating. The family request casual attire for services.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Russell Carter Memorial fund at https://www.gofundme.com/25e83y4.

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, June 3, 2016

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Friday, June 3, 2016

Time: 11:30 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Russell Carter Memorial fund at https://www.gofundme.com/25e83y4


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