Russell Ephraim Carlisle, of Dawson, TX, age 83, died 11/10/2018 in Waco, TX. His wife Rita was with him at the time. Born in Chattanooga, TN, he was proceeded in death by his wife, Dorothy Carlisle, his mother and father (George and Archie Carlisle, of Soddy Daisy, TN) and his sister (Ada Watkins, of Houston, TX).
He is survived by his other two sisters (Arbedella and Kenneth Holt of Greenwood, SC and Sandra Woodward, of Dunlap, TN), his brother (George Jr. and Gail Carlisle, of Soddy Daisy, TN) several nieces and nephews, cousins and stepsons.
Russell was a plasterer by trade and owned an antique mall in Hubbard, TX. He worked for NASA for 15 years and served in the US Army until 1957. He served at the mayor of Hubbard, TX for 3 years.
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Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.