Hazel Russell was born June 16th 1939 to Doris and Nathan Johnson, she was preceded in death by both parents and siblings Nathan Johnson III and Roger Johnson. Duncan Thomas my mother lived a full and exciting life she was married to my father Clyde M. Russell for over 58 years the love they had was immeasurable she's the most giving woman I have ever known as was my grandmother Doris affectionately known by everyone as Granny Johnson. Hazel attended Wheatley High School where she graduated in 1958 where she was loved by all she came into contact with. She attended St. Philip's College where she was awarded LVN certification and became a nurse actively she worked at Normandy Terrace for 23 years on the side where she was affectionately known as Miss Russell she has three beautiful daughters Toni, Kelli and Anita, five grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren her grandchildren consisted of Giovanni, Tyler, Ashley, Amber and Kym (Poopie); her great-grandchildren are Yaniah, Sayon, Ian, Gyasier, Nyima, Nehemiah, Gianna, Cataleyah and Rose. She also worked at Oakhills Country Club, and Alta Vista Nursing Home for over 17 years. She leaves behind so many loved ones and friends just to know her was to love her.