Cover photo for Virgil Pat Russell's Obituary
Virgil Pat Russell Profile Photo
1939 Pat 2024

Virgil Pat Russell

January 25, 1939 — January 5, 2024

Coontown

Virgil Pat Russell went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, January 5, 2024, in Byram, MS. He was 84 years old. The family will receive friends for visitation from 2:00-4:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 7, 2024, and again from 10:00-11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 8, 2024, at Chancellor Funeral Home in Florence, MS. The service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow the service at Lakewood Memorial Park on Clinton Blvd. in Jackson, MS.

Pat was born on January 25, 1939, to Virgil Donnie Russell in Florence, MS. He was a graduate of Florence High School and a member of Hickory Ridge Baptist Church. He retired from IBEW and was a member of Evening Star Lodge where he was a Master Mason. Pat was owner/operator of Russell Trucking and M A Trucking. His favorite pastime was spending time with his family and friends.

Pat is preceded in death by his parents, Virgil and Donnie Russell; brother, Bob Russell; sisters, Carolyn Breakfield and Nanette Herring; and stepdaughter, Terri Hester. He is survived by his wife of 15 years, Ann Russell of Florence; stepdaughters, Renea Jones (James) of TX, Mamie DuBose (Russ) of Georgetown, Tanya Peacock (Stanley) of Mendenhall, Candy Smith (Gary) of Mendenhall and Brittney Minyard (Kevin) of Vicksburg; 6 step grandchildren; 4 step great grandchildren; brother, Don Russell (Jean) of Richland; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

Online guestbook may be signed at www.chancellorfuneralhome.com.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Virgil Pat Russell, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Sunday, January 7, 2024

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Chancellor Funeral Home Florence

2576 US 49, Florence, MS 39073

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visitation

Monday, January 8, 2024

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Chancellor Funeral Home Florence

2576 US 49, Florence, MS 39073

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Monday, January 8, 2024

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Chancellor Funeral Home Florence

2576 US 49, Florence, MS 39073

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Monday, January 8, 2024

Starts at 12:30 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 1258

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree