Originally created 01/27/99

Mr. J.Russell Padgett



OLAR, S.C. -- Mr. J. Russell Padgett, 74, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1999, in Blackville.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Ghent's Branch Baptist Church Cemetery, Denmark, with the Rev. Alfred Still officiating.

Mr. Padgett, a native of Bamberg, had retired from the Savannah River Site. He was an Army veteran of World War II.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry Padgett, Aiken, and James Padgett, Hilda; two daughters, Lisa P. Edwards, Barnwell, and Linda P. Collins, Olar; two brothers, Raymond Padgett, Olar, and Reginald Padgett, Aiken; a sister, Myrtle P. Hutto, Olar; and six grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Roger Padgett, Darrin Padgett, Bobby Hutto, Terry Padgett, Michael Hutto and Tommy Padgett.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Mole Funeral Home, Barnwell.