Harold W. Russell, 73, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 23, 2019.
Harold was born July 18, 1946, in Marion, but later in life called Gastonia home. Harold served in the U.S. Army. Harold had a true passion for bass fishing.
He is survived by his son, Thomas Russell (granddaughters, Emma and Abby Russell); daughter, Teresa Russell; and brother, Ernest Russell.
Family, friends and others whose lives were touched by Harold are welcome to join the family for a remembrance service Friday, Aug. 2, at 10 a.m., at Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, 962 Old US 70 Hwy. in Black Mountain.