William Roger Russell1

M, #13103, b. 9 February 1935, d. 31 July 2017
     William Roger Russell was born on 9 February 1935 at Tyler County, Texas.2,1 He married Teletha Marie Blakeney, daughter of Elmer Troy Blakeney and Hazel Poindexter, on 31 May 1957 at Tyler County, Texas.1 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Teletha Marie Blakeney, on 11 March 2004.3 He died on 31 July 2017 at Woodville, Tyler County, Texas, at age 82 years, 5 months and 22 days.4 He was buried on 3 August 2017 at Woodville, Tyler County, Texas.4

Family: William Roger Russell and Teletha Marie Blakeney


  1. [S1421] Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015, online http://search.ancestry.com, Name:     Teletha Marie Blakeney
    Gender:     Female
    License Date:     20 May 1957
    License Place:     Tyler, Texas, USA
    Marriage Date:     31 May 1957
    Marriage Place:     Tyler, Texas, USA
    Spouse:     William Roger Russell.
  2. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online search.ancestry.com, Name     William Rogar Russell
    Date of Birth     9 Feb 1935
    Gender     Male
    Birth County     Tyler
    Father's Name     Geo W Russell
    Mother's Name     Ocie B McBride
    Roll number     1935_0007.
  3. [S1422] Death Records, U. S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Name:     Teletha Marie Blakeney
    [Teletha Marie Russell]
    [Teletha Russell]
    Gender:     Female
    Race:     White
    Birth Date:     14 May 1939
    Birth Place:     Colmesneil T, Texas
    Death Date:     11 Mar 2004
    Elmer T Blakeney
    Hazel Poindexter
    SSN:     464563215
    Notes:     Jul 1953: Name listed as TELETHA MARIE BLAKENEY; Sep 1958: Name listed as TELETHA MARIE RUSSELL; 19 Mar 2004: Name listed as TELETHA M RUSSELL.
  4. [S679] U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current, online http://search.ancestry.com, Name:     William Roger Russell
    Death Age:     82
    Birth Date:     9 Feb 1935
    Residence Place:     Woodville, Texas
    Death Date:     31 Jul 2017
    Death Place:     Woodville, Texas
    Burial Date:     3 Aug 2017
    Burial Place:     Woodville.