Russell Lee Griffith, age 80, of North Little Rock, passed away Friday, September 24, 2010. He was born December 19, 1929 in Judsonia, Arkansas. Russell is preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Flora Cullum Griffith. He is survived by a cousin, Dale Cullum and his wife Helen of Searcy, Arkansas and several other relatives who reside out of state. Russell was a retired data processing instructor with IBM in Wichita Falls, Texas, and he retired from the U.S. Navy Reserve. He was a member of the Gardner Memorial United Methodist Church in North Little Rock, and he was a Mason. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Gardner Memorial United Methodist Church, or the Park Avenue Baptist Church of Searcy. Funeral services will be at 2:00, Tuesday at the Powell Funeral Home Chapel of Bald Knob. There will be no visitation. www.powellfuneralhome.com.
Published September 28, 2010