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Russell Newton Waid Sr.
Russell Newton Waid Sr.

Russell Newton Waid Sr., 76, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016. He was a man who loved his family and animals and greatly enjoyed bowling and teaching Sunday school.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Jesse Waid; and a sister, Catherine Baker.

Russell is survived by his wife of 54 years, Sarah; children, Bonnie Clark, Melissa Fulgham and Russell Waid Jr.; seven grandchildren; and brother, Gordon Waid.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at Olive Branch Christian Church, 7643 Richmond Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188.