Russell, Andrea Cardell

Monday, December 17, 2012
Andrea Russell
Andrea Russell

Andrea Cardell Russell, 63, of Chattanooga, died on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at a local hospital. 

She was preceded in death by her mother, Lugene Dozier, and adopted mother, Annie Ruth Cardell (Joseph) Scott, siblings, Clarence, Walter, Maurice and Judy Dozier, daughter, Tomasenia Cardell and sister-in-law, Gertha Russell, all of Chattanooga.  

She is survived by husband, Larry Russell, son, Richard Cardell, brother, William (Valecia) Cardell, sister, Ruth Cardell of Chattanooga, sister, Elsie Cardell, Chicago, grandchildren, Randy (Jamie) Williams, Jr., Steven Crumity Jr., Joseph Cardell Tillery and Tezdris Russell, of Chattanooga.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Dec. 20, at noon, with a viewing at 11 a.m. at Olivet Baptist Church, 740 East M.L. King Blvd., Chattanooga, Tn. 37403. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

The body will lie in state from noon-8 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1100 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.   

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