Russell Raymond “Russ” Redhead Jr., 50, of Wagener, S.C., died Sunday, July 31, 2011, at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. A son of the late Russell Raymond Redhead Sr., and Mrs. Patricia Sue Redhead, he was born in Syracuse, N.Y., and had lived in Wilkes-Barre before moving to Wagener in 2006.
He had been employed as a floor installation technician for Hoover’s Flooring in Wagener. Russ was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son and brother and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife Merri Lynne Redhead, Wagener; son Russell Raymond Redhead III, Hanover Township; a daughter, Cassandra Lynne Redhead, Augusta, Ga.; his mother, Patricia Sue Redhead, Parish, N.Y.; two brothers, Paul Curtis Redhead, Victor, N.Y., and Lee Myron Redhead, Bridgeport, N.Y.; sister, Alicia Ann Davis, Parish, N.Y.; grandson, Jahquay A. Asbury; and granddaughter Milaya Rose Redhead.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. today at Dentsville Baptist Church, 6708 Two Notch Road, Columbia, S.C.
Memorial donations may be directed to the family.
Expressions of sympathy for the Redhead family may be left at www.southcarolinacremation.com.