James A. Russell Jr.

Date of Passing:

March 16, 2024

Russell, James A. Jr., 77, of Shalom Drive, Warwick, formerly of Barrington died unexpectedly at home on March 16, 2024. He was the former husband of Charlene Ann (Andreozzi) Russell of Tiverton.

Born in Providence, a son of the late James A. Russell Sr. and Matilda (Crossly) Russell, he lived in Warwick for 10 years, previously residing in Barrington.

James was a graduate of Barrington High School Class of 1968.

Mr. Russell was a Butcher for the former Chellel’s Market, Barrington, for 40 years before retiring in 2002 years.

James enjoyed, animals and spending time with his loving grandchildren.

Mr. Russell was a United States Navy Veteran.

Besides his former wife, he is survived by a daughter, Loriann Russell of Smithfield, a son, James A. Russell III of Riverside; three grandchildren, Christopher J. Russell, Nathan R. Orsini and Sophia Russell; a brother, Wayne Russell of Warwick and a sister, Diane Winston of East Providence.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service with Military Honors on Thursday March 21, 2024 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 1p.m.
Calling Hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in James Memory to the RISPCA 155 Plan Way, Warwick, RI 02886 would be deeply appreciated.

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  1. I’ll miss you Uncle Jimmy! 😌😌.

  2. So sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. He worked with my father John Kennedy at Chellel’s and your father was always so nice to us when we came in the store to visit. He was a good man, my prayers are with you all

  3. Loriann, Jim, Diane and Wayne sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. We are sorry we can’t be there Thursday but we will be think of all you. Jim was a great friend.

  4. Loriann and Jimmy, I’m so sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. He was always the life of the party and he loved you both so much! Hugs to both of you.

  5. I am so sorry to hear the loss of Jim Jr. Your dad always made me feel welcome in your home. Our thoughts are with you all.

  6. My condolences to you and your family💗

  7. I am so sorry for your loss, Loriann. Thinking of you.

  8. Loriann and Jimmy, I am so sorry to hear about your dad’s passing. My thoughts are with you both and your families.

  9. Loriann My Sweet Friend, Our Condolences 💐 Prayers sent to you and all your family! Big hugs my friend. May god help you all. Stay strong.

  10. I am so sorry to hear about Jim’s passing. I have very fond memories of Jim. Sending my love and condolences to the family.

  11. Loriann and family my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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