Rev. Dr. Russell Montfort

Notice of Death - Rev. Dr. Russell Montfort

Retired Elder
Date of Death: 11/15/2022 | Date of Birth: 7/25/1928; | Clergy
We have received word of the Tuesday, November 15, 2022 death of the Rev. Dr. Russell Thompson Montfort of Charlotte.  Russ was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Ruth Nance Montfort, in May; as well as his brothers, Scott and Paul Montfort; and his niece, Carol.  He is survived by a son, Joel Paul Montfort; a daughter, the Rev. Leslie Montfort Marsicano (husband Michael); three grandchildren, Christopher (wife Michele), Jamie, and David; and a great-granddaughter, Grace Marie.  A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday, November 30, at Providence United Methodist Church (2810 Providence Road, Charlotte).  The family will receive friends in the atrium following the service.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that friends consider donating to The Relatives Youth Crisis Center, 2219 Freedom Dr, Charlotte, NC 28208, or to UMAR, 5350 77 Center Dr, Suite 201, Charlotte, NC 28217.

Russ' history of service is: 52 Student, Duke; 53 Thomasville Circuit; 55 Pine Woods-Fairview; 57 Davidson; 63 Student, Duke; 64 High Point: First Assoc; 65 Winston-Salem: Burkhead; 70 Charlotte: Dilworth; 77 American Protestant Church, Bonn, Germany; 80 Greensboro: Christ; 80 Transfer to Tennessee Conf; 94 Transfer from Tennessee Conf; 94 Retired; 97 Retired/HP: First; 97 Retired only
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