Posted: Monday, April 25, 2011 5:34 pm
The Messenger, April 25, 2011
Completed arrangements are being announced for Russell Milton, 64, of Union City, who died April 19, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Rawls Funeral Home in Union City, with Elder Darrell Turner officiating. Interment will follow in East View Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the hour of services Tuesday.
Pallbearers will be Larry Simpson, Jimmie Sledge, Jerome Anderson, Darrell Pirtle, Keith Pirtle Jr. and James Bogan.
He was born Dec. 3, 1946, in Chicago, son of the late Dennis and Maple (Green) Milton. He had been employed at the former Morning Star Nursery near Rives for 36 years.
Survivors include his sister, Mary Lee Morris of Dumas, Ark.; and two brothers, Dennis Milton of Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Eugene Coaker of Waynesville, Mo.
Family and friends may leave condolences at www.rawlsfuneralhomes.com.