The graveside service was 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at Greenacres Memorial Park in Cleburne. Visitation was 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at Mountain Valley Funeral Home in Burleson. Mildred was born June 1, 1930, in San Angelo, to the late Frank and Ora Lee Banks Pearson. She retired after more than 20 years as a fourth grade Joshua elementary school teacher.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband of 55 years, G. R. “Red” Russell, Jr.; and son, Kenneth Lynn Russell.
Survivors include son, Victor W. Russell and wife, Karmen, of Cleburne; daughter, Christine Gonzalez and husband, Simon, of Boone, N.
Mountain Valley Funeral Home in Burleson handled the arrangements. 817-426-3200