Memory Gardens Funeral Home & Memory Gardens

8200 Old Brownsville Road, Corpus Christi, TX


Russell Echols Jones

October 2, 1955June 11, 2019

Russell Echols Jones, 63, of Corpus Christi, Texas passed away June 11, 2019. He was born in Corpus Christi, Texas on October 2, 1955 to Lowell Russell Jones and Ida Mae Echols Jones.

His parents and a brother, James Jones, preceded him in death. He is survived by Family friend, Marche Kennedy; Fosters -- Sophia Zamora, Larry and Phyllis Davis; and Home Health Director, Jenifer Brenner.

Russell you will be missed, I thank Father God for blessing me with you. Your warm smile, mild manners, love for going riding, throwing kisses at the cars passing by, listening to R & B and Gospel music and how the music moved you. Also your love of different sports and you even attended a few Astro’s baseball games. You touched so many lives. We Love You.

Memorial Graveside services are pending at Memory Gardens Cemetery.


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Mary Kerstetter

June 17, 2019

I had the Pleasure of working with you at imagine. You where always so happy .we would play blocks .well you would throw them on floor and laugh when I bent to pick them up. Am going to miss you my dear Russell. You where a joy to be around . RIP our angel till we met again... love Ms Mary