Russell Teague Milton
Russell Teague Milton, 88, a lifelong resident of Vance County, passed away Friday, January 31, 2020 at Maria Parham Medical Center.
A native of Vance County, he was the son of the late William Henry Milton and Ethel Blackwell. He was of the Baptist faith and was a member at Peace’s Chapel Baptist Church. He ran a dairy farm and worked at a tobacco warehouse for a number of years and was a retired farmer. Although he was retired, he continued to farm until several months ago. He loved his children and was a very devoted father and grandfather.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 3:00pm at Peace’s Chapel Baptist Church conducted by Reverend Bruce Brooks. Visitation will be held after the service in the fellowship hall and other times at Russell’s home from 3-7pm until Wednesday, February 5, 2020.
He is survived by a daughter; Margaret Tucker (Mark) of Kittrell, a sister; Florence Milton Gupton of Creedmoor, a granddaughter; Albrie Tucker (Fiance, Greg Williams) of Nashville, NC and a grandson; Jarrod Milton (Ashley) of Wilson, NC. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Sparks Milton, three children; Kenneth, Randy and Angela, two brothers and seven sisters.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Men’s Fellowship at Peace’s Chapel Baptist Church, 4044 Fairport Rd, Kittrell, NC 27544.