Helen Flowers Russo, 89

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Helen Flowers Russo
Helen Flowers Russo

Helen Flowers Russo died Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice. She was 89.

Helen was born on Oct. 19, 1925, daughter of the late Essie Gertrude Flowers and Oscar B. Flowers Sr. She was the youngest of seven children and was preceded in death by her husband, William Luchianna Russo; son, William Ronald Russo Sr.; two sisters, Marie Flowers and Frances Porter; and two brothers, Oscar B. Flowers Jr. and Leroy Flowers.

She is survived by her son, Glenn Russo and wife, Judy; grandchildren, Travis G. Russo and Darren W. Russo and wife, Kristen, William Ronald Russo Jr., Mary Ann Russo Moore and husband, Brian Moore and John Frederick Russo; four great-grandchildren, Jeffrey Russo, Dylan Russo, Nicholas Russo and Kendall Grace Moore; and two sisters, Jessie Lee Flowers and Hilda Mae Flowers.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 4, 2015, at Andrews Mortuary Market Street Chapel. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 5, 2015, at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Andrews Mortuary.

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