Russell Ray Vincent was born on April 29, 1945 in Dallas, Texas to Spence and Rosalee Vincent. He passed away on February 24, 2022. Russell grew up in Trenton, Texas and graduated high school in 1963. He joined the United States Air Force in 1966 and served as a radar operator in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Shortly after returning to Texas in 1970, he married Cynthia Abbott. Russell loved his faith, his church, his family and his friends. He enjoyed reading, writing, and debating. He wrote numerous articles and short stories and enjoyed reading about current events and theology. One of his favorite pastimes was a friendly discussion with those with differing opinions. Spending time with his wife, Cindy, of 51 years and his family brought him the most joy. Russell was a faithful husband and father that set a wonderful example of what a Christian man should be.
Russell is preceded in death by his parents, Spence and Rosalee Vincent; brother, Grady Vincent, and grandbaby Joseph Maria Vincent.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Vincent; sons, James Vincent and wife Kim of Durant Oklahoma, Steven Vincent and wife Elena; granddaughter, Molly Rosalee Vincent; sister, Betty Lumpkins; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends. Russell will be greatly missed by those who knew him. But his example and dedication to wisdom and goodness will live on.
Family night will be held on Monday, February 28, 2022 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Mullican Little Funeral Home 754 State Hwy 56 E. Bells, Texas 75414. A funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, March 1 ,2022 at 10:00 AM at St. Michael & All Angels Catholic Church located Denison, Texas.