Connie Gore Russ, 70, lifelong Jennies Branch Baptist Church member is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.

In loving memory of Connie Gore Russ, of Ocean Isle Beach, who went home to be with the Lord on April 21, 2015. She was 70.

Connie was a lifelong member of Jennies Branch Baptist Church and was loved by many as a living testimony that all thing are possible in Christ Jesus.

She is survived by her husband, James Russ, of 51 years; sons, Timothy (passed April 29, 2015) and Daniel Russ (Laura); daughter, Demaris Russ Helms (David); grandchildren, Joshua, Noah, Haylea, Luke, Silas and Levi; and brothers, Eddie and Roger Gore; sisters, Debbie, Barbara and Tammy. She was preceded in death by her son, Baby Russ; parents, E.V. and Esther Mae Gore; and brother, Kenneth Gore.

Funeral services were held at Jennies Branch Baptist Church with burial at the church cemetery.

Family requests in lieu of flowers memorials be directed to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Brunswick Funeral Service.

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