As a result of a massive stroke, Kyle Wallace Russell passed away on July 4, 2022, in Lowell General Hospital, Saints Campus, in Lowell, MA.
Kyle was born in Baton Rouge, LA on November 11, 1963. Kyle attended elementary grades in Baton Rouge, LA and Morehead, KY. He graduated from Haughton High School and was a member of the basketball and tennis teams.
After graduation, he attended and graduated from Northeast (now known as NLM). He was a member of the student council, serving as an officer for two years. Kyle was a charter member of the Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity and made lasting friendships.
After graduation Kyle went to work for Fidelity Investments in Dallas, TX. After a couple of years, he was promoted to the home office in Boston, MA. Kyle later went to work for John Hancock Insurance and was a Senior Director of Business Support Services.
Kyles was predeceased by his maternal granddaddy, Otis F, Minter, Jr. He was also predeceased by his grandmother Marjorie Russell and his grandfather, Don Russell.
Kyle is survived by his mother, Lynda Minter Russell, father, James S. Russell, brother, Blaine M. Russell (Kristine), nephew, Tate Russell and niece Natalie Russell. His grandmother, Sarah Minter. Also, his aunt Barbara Smith and several cousins.
Pallbearers are Blaine Russell, Tate Russell, Jodie Smith, Rick Casper, Bubba English, Nat Smith, Jeff Hart, and Stacy Musgrove.
The funeral will be held at Rose-Neath Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 16, 2022. A visitation will be held Friday, July 15, 2022, from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath. Also, one hour before services.
Donations can be made to the ULM Athletic Foundation, University of Louisiana Monroe, 308 Warhawk Way, Monroe, LA 71209, Attention Shelley. If one wants donation to go to girls’ softball, please indicate.
Rose-Neath Funeral Home
211 Murrell Street
Minden, Louisiana 71055