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Lillian (Keith) Russ

April 21, 1929 ~ November 5, 2020 (age 91)

Obituary

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On April 21, 1929, Lillian Keith-Russ was born to the Reverend Robert T. Keith, Sr. and Cora Rouse-Keith in Clarksville, Florida.

Lillian was called home to be with the Lord on November 5, 2020 at home.

Lillian spent her entire life in Wewahitchka, Florida giving to her community and made many friends along the way. She treated everyone she met as family. Lillian gave her life to the Lord at an early age and was a mother in the church.

She worked for the Gulf County school system for over 20 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband Augustus Russ; her parents; seven siblings; and two children: Leonard Freeman and Ester Freeman.

She leaves to cherish her memories, her sisters: Nervene Colvin and Annie Granberry; children; Donald Freeman, Jr., Clara (Steve) Hood, Wallace Freeman, Nadine May, Andrea (Carlton) McCoy and Patricia Newman; She was a foster mother to many children; twenty-four grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
November 14, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Buckhorn Cemetery - Wewahitchka
Brian Setterich Road
Wewahitchka, FL 32465

Celebration of Life
Saturday
November 14, 2020

11:00 AM
Buckhorn Cemetery - Wewahitchka
Brian Setterich Road
Wewahitchka, FL 32465

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