It is with deepest sorrow and heavy hearts that we, the Russell, Boayue, Totimeh, Togbah, Weeks and Talhouk families announce the untimely death of our loving son, brother, nephew, cousin and friend Charleston Snohsio Ryan Russell.  This unfortunate event occurred on March 21st, 2019 in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Charleston leaves to mourn his death his loving mother, Kau Lillian Boayue-Russell; father, Charles W.S. Russell; siblings, Sylvia, Ernest (Stephanie), Trocon, Solomon, Charphine, Charles Jr., Salleewoud; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and a host of relatives and friends. He was selfless, compassionate, smart, witty, family-oriented, kind hearted and had a humble spirit always; making others around him laugh with his wit and sense of humor.  The world has lost another rising star; but we know that his light continues to shine and guide us during these dark and difficult times.   Funeral arrangements are as follows: Funeral Home: Wages and Son Funeral Home 1031 Lawrenceville, Hwy Lawrenceville, GA 30046 770-277-4550   Viewing & Wake Keeping: Friday, April 12th, 2019 Family viewing @ 6-7 p.m. Public viewing @ 7-10 p.m. McKendree United Methodist Church 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road Lawrenceville, GA 30043   Funeral Service: Saturday, April 13th, 2019 @ 10:00 a.m. McKendree United Methodist Church 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road Lawrenceville, GA 30043   Interment: Immediately following the funeral services Gwinnett Memorial Park Cemetery 925 Lawrenceville Hwy Lawrenceville, GA 30046   Hotels Fairfield Inn 3570 Breckinridge Blvd Duluth, GA 30096   Hampton Inn 1905 Pharrs Road S.W Snellville, GA 30078   Comfort Suites 2225 Riverside Parkway Lawrenceville, GA 30043   Contacts: Charles Russell Sr. 609-933-2924 Ernest Talhouk 678-644-7735 Charles Russell Jr. 404-993-7695 Sei M. Boayue 302-312-5865 Admire Russell 301-828-5875 Festus Russell 404-386-5562 Lionel Boayue 443-538-8407 Yei G. Boayue 302-507-7184 Wilfred Boayue 011 231 888 096 690 Liberia Yah Brenda Boayue 011 231 777 956 124 Liberia   REPAST COORDINATORS Cynthia Totimeh Vincent 678-362-4580 Adoelaye Lawrence 678-622-7492

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  1. Please accept my sincere condolences. God knows the pain that comes with losing a loved one, that is why he has promised to do away with his enemy, death (1 Corinthians 15:26). Our dear loved ones who are now resting will soon wake up from their temporary sleep and return to us (Isaiah 26:19). Hold on firmly to this beautiful hope, and may the wonderful memories fill your heart and mind.

  2. My sincerest condolences. What a great loss in a child. I only know that I encountered him but once. And he has left an impression on me forever. My heart aches for your loss to your family, his two companions, and all those who loved him. May God continue to fill the hole in your hearts with love and grace for someday you can meet again. Blessings.

  3. I didn’t know Charleston, but he was a fellow GGC student striving and succeeding in having an amazing and bright future. His dedication to continue to move forward is still in everyone hearts who knew him. This isn’t nothing but a temporary goodbye, for all friends and families will come together once again. With much love, and prayers, God will make a way to shine over your family in your darkest times. Continue to love, smile and be cheerful in life for I’m sure Charleston is watching over your family right now wanting the best. God bless.

  4. Although no words can really help to ease the pain of your love one.
    May the memories held deep inside your heart help to comfort you,…. You’re in my prayers. My deepest condolences.

  5. “There is no night without a dawning,
    No winter without a spring;
    And beyond death’s dark horizon
    Our hearts, once more, will sing”

    Heartfelt sympathy to the entire family.

  6. I did not have the pleasure of knowing this young man but I am his fellow student at GGC. My thoughts and prayers are with you family as you mourn Charleston’s passing. The days and weeks to come will not be easy but I pray that God will comfort you all and give you the strength you need as you move forward.

  7. My deepest condolences to you and your family. My heart go out to u Charles n Lillian. No parent wants to go thru this. Ur hold until God’s unchanging hands n he will do d rest. Hold into his memories for ever. Keeping ur in my prayers. Let GOD comfort u all n stay bless. Amen

  8. My deepest condolences to you and your family Charles and Lillian. No parent want to hear it get this kind of news. But take heart n hold onto God’s grace n unchanging hands. Hold onto his memories. God will confort u all in his time. He’s at peace with d angles n GOD. Keeping ur in my prayers. Amen.

  9. My condolences to the family. May the Lord grant you all His peace and comfort. 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾

  10. May the Lord grant you all His peace and comfort you through these difficult times. My deepest sympathy to all who are mourning Charleston.

  11. May God give you all the strength to go through this hour of trial and provide comfort.
    Rest and abide in perpetual peace.

  12. My deepest condolences to the family for your lost! May God grant you his grace during these times of bereavement! May his gentle soul Rest in Peace!!!

  13. Sending condolences in this time of great loss also praying for you and your families for your strength comfort and peace💜

  14. We are saddened and it hurts so badly Sei and Lillian to hear about our rising star Home going at this young age. Trenton lost a son and we are in prayer for you. Our condolences to you and your families, RIP son.

  15. Only God can comfort and heal your hurting hearts. Keep his memories alive and know that all is well.
    Sleep on.
    Deepest condolences to the family.

  16. Lillian, I was saddened to hear of Charleston’s transition to the everlasting life. I hope it brings the family a little joy to know that to be absent from the body is to be present with the LORD. Please accept my sympathy and deep sorrow. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sincerely, your Co-worker.

  17. Please accept my deepest sympathy. I just can’t find the words to express. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  18. My heartfelt sympathy to you and the entire family! As difficult as this journey is, remember to mourn as one with hope in our resurrected Savior!! You all are in my thoughts and prayers!
    Rest well Charleston, rest in perfect peace! 🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿

  19. R.I.P my cpndolences to you and your family. I remember seeing him around campus at GGC and we were in the save class in 12th grade at Dacula. My prayers are sent to each and ever one of you.

  20. We are so sorry for your loss. As parents, our hearts break for you. You are in our hearts & prayers.

    love in Christ,
    Tim & Deborah Phillips

  21. Charles & Lillian we love you and our hearts are broken for the loss of your son, Charleston. May God, The Holy Spirit, give you and your family comfort and strength. This is our prayer for you and yours. We are here, what ever need, we are here.

    Love Phillip, Ihuoma, & Chinenye

  22. Sheila and I extend our deepest sympathy to your family on the lose of your son. May God send the holy spirit to comfort you and allow you to cherish the wonderful memories your son brought to each of you. God has given to each of us the promise of eternal life, so you will see him again.

  23. God promised to be there in all our trials and tribulations! We will never understand why; Especially when some dear to us departs this world! We as belivers have the assurance that one day we will meet our love one! Take heart my dear sister and brother! Your son is not dead; he is just resting and you shall meet him on that great getting up morning! May Chatleston sour RIP.

  24. My condolences to you Lillian and Charles. Gone too soon for us but God needed his angel. May God comfort your family during the hour of darkness. Love you 😍

  25. Aunty Lilian and Uncle Charles, Chukie, the whole family. I have no words to express my sorrow and pain for you at this time, other than say am praying with you for comfort. It is such a great loss and sorrow. May the lord comfort you, and keep you. Gone really too soon. He is already missed. Charleston, may you rest in peace.

    Much love to you all
    Noni and Chichi

  26. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. God heals slowly. You are in our prayers. God Bless, Jerry and Jackye Thompson

  27. Lillian, my condolescences and deepest sympathy to you, Charles, and entire family. I pray God heals your broken heart and give you all strength daily, and the loving comfort of family and friends during this difficult time.
    Stephanie Byrd

  28. It’s crazy how one minute you can be sitting across from each other laughing and talking about anything and enjoying each other’s company to you not being here anymore. I know you are in a better place and my deepest condolences to your family and friends. I’m going to miss you Charleston with your smile and humor and just you as a whole. Until we meet again Charleston.

  29. On behalf of the Bannerman family, wepray that the almighty God will comfort your hearts as you deal with this great loss. May his gentle soul rest eternally with the lord and may light perpetuate shine on him.

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